Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Kamala Harris partnered on a new proposal to protect vulnerable communities from the impacts of climate change
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Sen. Kamala Harris of California partnered with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York on legislation that would ensure communities who are on the "frontline" of the climate crisis are protected in future legislation. 

Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal has been touted by prominent Democrats and 2020 candidates as a way to address climate change at a national level.

A draft of the proposal, called the Climate Equity Act, calls for the US government to be held accountable to "interests of...

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