Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) are taking aim at nuclear energy in their climate change plans, even though nuclear plants produce nearly no carbon emissions.
A nonprofit science group was a major driver of a resolution passed at a meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) supporting the right of cities to sue fossil fuel producers for damages related to climate change.
Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told an audience on Friday he plans to "end fossil fuel" when asked about his attendance at a fundraiser hosted by the co-founder of a natural gas company the day before.
South Bend mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (D.) said during an appearance on CNN's New Day Thursday morning that people who eat hamburgers or use plastic straws are "part of the problem."