Draft DNC climate resolution sparks criticism on debate stance

August 12, 2019
Some climate change advocates are attacking a draft resolution from the Democratic National Committee (DNC) that praises candidates in the party’s primary for addressing the issue in special televised fora, claiming it is no substitute for convening a dedicated debate among candidates on the climate issue. “This is a move by [DNC chair] Tom Perez to try to kill climate debates ahead of the convention, youth-oriented Sunrise Movement spokesman Stephen O’Hanlon told HuffPost , which first reported on the proposal...

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