Tony Evers on Energy & Oil
Tony Evers (D): Yes. "This is a real, serious threat." Challenges deniers to find another issue "where political leaders in nearly every single country" recognize this "& have been able to work together & find compromise." Early Paris Climate Accord supporter, & supports emissions regulations.
Scott Walker (R): No. "There has not been any measurable warming in the last 15 or 20 years." Sued Obama administration over emission regulations, calling them "a buzz saw to the nation's economy." Also cut budget of state scientists researching areas related to climate change.
Q: Support government subsidies for renewable energy?
Tony Evers (D): Yes. Strong supporter including state incentives.
Scott Walker (R): No. Slashed budget for major renewable energy research center.