During the primary debates, a meager 1.5% of the nearly 1,500 questions asked of the White House hopefuls were about climate change.
Clinton’s track record on environmental and energy issues is mixed — she has reversed her positions on the Keystone XL pipeline and the Trans-Pacific Partnership, as well as evolved her views on fracking and fossil-fuel divestment. But she has become a far greener candidate, one legacy of Bernie Sanders’ campaign. Her climate and energy platform is now strong and clearly defined, in stark contrast to that of Trump's, as issue comparisons demonstrate.
As members of the influential and growing millennial voting bloc, it's on us to demand that our candidates prioritize the planet.
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