is already a major campaign issue for the many running to replace President in 2020. But while some candidates have expressed support for the ambitious or pledged to reject fossil fuel money, others have called the legislation “unachievable” or left the door open to Big Oil.
The environmental group on Wednesday released a candidate scorecard known as the to assess presidential hopefuls on three major metrics: support for a Green New Deal, opposition to new fossil fuel development and refusal to accept money from energy companies. (Trump is the only Republican listed, as no other members of his party have announced a bid to unseat him. He failed all three tests.)
“We’re making it clear where 2020 candidates land