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A Republican With an Actual Climate Plan

Why a former congressman from Florida has hope.

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Republicans used to lead the way on environmental legislation. Are they about to come back around on the urgency of climate change?

Guest: Carlos Curbelo, former Republican congressman from Florida.

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Podcast production by Mary Wilson, Davis Land, Danielle Hewitt, and Elena Schwartz.

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The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.

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  • Mary Harris is the host and managing editor of What Next, Slate's new daily news podcast. She has reported throughout the public radio system, for NPR, Marketplace, and WNYC.

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