Climate change – a divider of Iowa politics


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Despite the strengthening consensus among scientists, climate change continues to be an issue that Iowan Democrats and Republicans disagree on. 

Democrats say that disagreement has impeded progress on measures that would encourage energy conservation and development of renewable energy.

They also say Republicans are dragging their feet on efforts to make Iowa less vulnerable to future floods.

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