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Sanders to Hold Town Meeting on Global Warming

WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders will hold a town meeting in Montpelier on March 16 to discuss how global warming is impacting Vermont.  Sanders will be joined by environmental experts who will explore what can be done to reverse climate change. Author and environmental activist, Bill McKibben will be giving the keynote speech at the event.

Sanders recently introduced bold climate change legislation which includes a tax on carbon and puts an end to subsidies for the fossil fuel industry. Read more about the legislation here

Print a flier for the meeting here.

Who: Sen. Bernie Sanders and Bill McKibben

What: Town meeting to discuss global warming

When: 10 a.m., Saturday, March 16

Where:  Montpelier High School

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