Natural Resources Committee Feb. 6 Climate Change Hearing Will Feature Governors, Youth Leader, Climate and Environmental Justice Advocates
Washington, D.C. – The Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing on Feb. 6 at 10:00 a.m. in Longworth 1324 on the need to address climate change and its impacts on American communities, natural resources and economic well-being. A full witness list is available below.
As with all Committee hearings, the event is open to press and the public.
As part of Chair Grijalva’s efforts to learn more about how climate change is impacting the American people, he recently launched an online tool for the public to share climate change stories at https://naturalresources.house.gov/climate-change. Everyone is encouraged to participate in the conversation on social media with the hashtag #ActOnClimate.
The Honorable Roy Cooper
Governor of North Carolina
The Honorable Charlie Baker
Governor of Massachusetts
Dr. Kim Cobb
Professor, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Georgia Institute of Technology
Ms. Nadia Nazar
Co-Founder, Associate Director, and Art Director, Zero Hour Movement
Co-organizer of the Youth Climate March
Ms. Elizabeth Yeampierre
Executive Director, UPROSE
Steering Committee Co-Chair of the Climate Justice Alliance
Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr.
President, Hip Hop Caucus
Member of the Advisory Board of The Climate Mobilization
Ms. Paula DiPerna
Special Advisor, CDP North America
Media Contact: Adam Sarvana
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