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Young people sue Florida governor
to force action on climate change

The Hill, by Rebecca Savransky

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Posted By:earlybird, 4/17/2018 9:07:16 AM

A group of young people on Monday sued Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) to force him to take action on climate change. The group of eight young Florida residents — represented by Oregon-based Our Children´s Trust — sued Scott to demand that the state begin working on a court-ordered, science-based "Climate Recovery Plan," the Miami Herald reported. The group, which is reportedly made up of individuals ranging from 10 to 20 years old, is alleging Scott is not taking steps to combat climate change. The suit says Scott and his administration have not passed any legislation meant to measure or

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Supported by an Oregon organization? Even the liberal Hill thinks this is loony toons.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: anonymous, 4/17/2018 9:29:03 AM     (No. 11604633)

They should sue themselves for being such immature adolescents.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Historybuff, 4/17/2018 9:37:56 AM     (No. 11604653)

Great idea kids - now show cause and effect - and get ready to cover court costs.

Wanna play like adults - get ready to pay like adults.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 4/17/2018 10:04:46 AM     (No. 11604670)

"Kids" aren´t doing this. Some left wing money group is hiding behind kids again, just like the gun-grabbers and their use of David Camera Hogg recently.

Nobody is fooled.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: hotcorner, 4/17/2018 10:50:24 AM     (No. 11604709)

Democrats are a disgrace using kids and abusing kids. Our schools are useless. Climate change, global warming, climate restoration was a scam and still is. Just a way to grab money.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gem1400, 4/17/2018 10:59:12 AM     (No. 11604723)

Fossil Fuels keep these fools warm and dry. And well fed. And clothed. All at a price they can afford. So stupid.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: wendybird, 4/17/2018 11:47:50 AM     (No. 11604793)

Many young and old people are foolish enough to believe there is cause for this foolishness.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: hoosierblue, 4/17/2018 12:03:28 PM     (No. 11604814)

Democrats set a great example with killing babies and pushing political issues with emotional school shootings. They have no shame when it comes to exploiting young kids and will do anything necessary, no matter how vile, to accomplish their end game of turning our country into a one world dictatorial government.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dvc, 4/17/2018 12:05:51 PM     (No. 11604815)

Morons.
They complain that Scott "hasn´t passed any legislation".

If these uneducated fools had a clue they might know that the governor CANNOT, DOES NOT ever "pass legislation".

That is the job of the Legislature. You can tell by the name, they legislate.

The governor is in the Executive Branch, and he executes the laws passed by the Legislature.

Uneducated, whiny, sock puppet fools.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 4/17/2018 1:02:08 PM     (No. 11604886)

An extremist bunch of environmental "activists" using mush-minded teenagers as fronts for their anti-growth agenda.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: crimea river, 4/17/2018 2:41:46 PM     (No. 11604972)

Okay, "young people." Let´s have a show of hands.

Should it be wetter?
Should it be dryer?
Should we be warmer?
Should we be colder?

I´ll wager the hands go up for all combinations of the above.

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