Forum: Congressional Candidates Positions on Climate Change | Elections
Our top scientific institutions, the U.S. military, NASA, NOAA, leading companies in the oil industry (including Shell and British Petroleum), and nearly all credible experts say pollution is causing our planet to get warmer. Still, false information designed to discredit climate science is actively promoted by organizations with ties to fossil fuels, and many leaders in Congress are also spreading disinformation for political reasons. While fossil fuel companies are generating enormous profits, we ultimately will bear the costs associated with extreme weather and rising sea levels. Representatives for Hawaii in the United States Congress have an important role in supporting efforts to solve the issue. We've researched every district and made it easy for you to lookup your representatives' positions on climate. Enter an address in the form below to find your House representative.
Find Your Voter District and Congress Representatives' Positions on ClimateThere are 435 representatives in the U.S. House and 100 in the Senate. Enter an address to find your district's representatives and their positions on climate.
Updated January 31, 2018
United States Senate
United States Senate
Brian Schatz, senator for Hawaii, is advocating for further efforts on climate change, and is considered proactive on the issue. Also representing Hawaii as senator is Mazie Hirono, who has the endorsement of pro-environment groups and is a supporter of efforts to address climate change.United States House of Representatives
Representing Hawaii 1 in the House is Colleen Hanabusa, who has the endorsement of environmental groups and is considered progressive on climate change, but is retiring the seat to run for governor. Several candidates are lining up to run for the seat in 2018.
Tulsi Gabbard represents Hawaii 2, and is also progressive on the issue, consistently advocating for progress on climate change and noting the negative effects global warming is having on Hawaii.
See also: Disinformation on Climate Change is Staggering
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