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Peter Dykstra: The Trump & Boris Show

Some new, lowbrow basic-cable comedy? Don't you wish.

There are President Trump's children: Eric, Junior, Ivanka, and the rest. Then there are his symbolic spawn, taking root in governments around the globe like a rejected sci-fi movie pitch.

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How Tom Steyer would address climate change

Steyer emphasized two key components of his plan: declaring a national emergency and his focus on the social justice aspects of his plan.
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First 2020 debates spent 15 minutes on climate change. What did we learn?

With 20 Democrats and limited time, the debates were heavy on sound bites, but offered some insights into candidates’ ideas. Could a climate-only debate do better?
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Climate change protesters turn out before Democratic debate

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Inslee: US will bear 'enormous cost' if it doesn't move swiftly to combat climate change

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D), who announced a 2020 presidential bid last week, said Sunday that there will be an "enormous cost" if the U.S. does not act to combat climate change.
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Jay Inslee wants to be a presidential candidate for the climate-change era

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Wash. Gov. Jay Inslee is running for President on climate: Climate hasn't caught on

In one election cycle after another, climate has bombed as an election issue. Will 2020 be any different. For Inslee's sake, and that of the planet, let's hope so.

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