Rep. Johnson Calls for Action to Combat Further Costs of Climate Change

Jan 9, 2014

Rep. Hank Johnson of Georgia’s 4th district spoke on the House floor today to call for action this year on climate change, highlighting the costly record-setting weather events across the country in 2013.  Rep. Johnson pointed to the overwhelming scientific evidence that climate change is causing more severe weather.  The Safe Climate Caucus is a group of Democratic members who highlight the need for action on climate change through daily floor speeches and other activities.

See below or click here to watch Rep. Johnson’s speech.  Click here for a full transcript.