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Democratic Presidential Candidate O'Rourke Lays Out $5 Trillion Climate Plan

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Published on April 29, 2019 - Duration: 00:31s

Democratic Presidential Candidate O'Rourke Lays Out $5 Trillion Climate Plan

According to Reuters, U.S. presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke on Monday laid out one of the most detailed climate policies so far, calling for a $5 trillion investment in clean energy technology and infrastructure over 10 years.

O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman, made climate change the focus of his first major policy announcement.

In a statement, O'Rourke said, “The greatest threat we face — which will test our country, our democracy, every single one of us — is climate change."

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