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Opinion: A world burning up and under water must finally act on climate change

September 15, 2021
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It is encouraging that Suzanne Bonamici already understands the importance of a price on carbon. The Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, of which she is a member, released an action plan of climate change in June 2020, which states "Congress should repeal tax breaks for large oil and gas companies as a first step toward building a fairer tax code that supports reaching net-zero emissions by 2050 at the latest. Congress also should put a price on carbon to correct the failure of the market to account for the costs of unmitigated pollution."