Climate/Energy Language Gov. McAuliffe Should Include in His State of the Commonwealth Address

California Gov. Jerry Brown just delivered his State of the State address, and it was a good one. Below, I've excerpted a key section on climate and energy policy which I'd love to see our own Governor, Terry McAuliffe, incorporate into his upcoming State of the Commonwealth address on January 14. Yes, I'm well aware that a Republican-controlled legislature that is essentially a puppet of fossil fuel interests would not approve any of this. Still, given the crucial importance of these issues, I'd argue that Gov. McAuliffe should set ambitious goals for Virginia and challenge Republicans to articulate why they won't act. Given that Republcians have absolutely no good reason for not acting, it should be interesting to watch...
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