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S.Con.Res. 8: A concurrent resolution recognizing that the climate crisis is disproportionately affecting the health, economic opportunity, and fundamental rights of children, expressing the sense of Congress that renewed leadership by the United States is needed to address the climate crisis, and recognizing the need of the United States to develop a national, comprehensive, and science-based climate recovery plan to phase out fossil fuel emissions, protect and enhance natural sequestration, and put the United States on a path toward stabilizing the climate system.


Cosponsors of S.Con.Res. 8

This resolution has 9 cosponsors — 8 Democrats, 1 Independent — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees
D Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] Primary Sponsor
Environment and Public Works
D Markey, Edward “Ed” [D-MA] Original Cosponsor
Environment and Public Works
D Padilla, Alejandro “Alex” [D-CA] Original Cosponsor
Environment and Public Works
I Sanders, Bernard “Bernie” [I-VT] Original Cosponsor
Environment and Public Works
D Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] Original Cosponsor
Environment and Public Works

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An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this resolution will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this resolution.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
No D Carper, Thomas [D-DE]
Environment and Public Works Chair
No R Capito, Shelley [R-WV]
Environment and Public Works Ranking Member
No D Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]
Environment and Public Works
No D Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]
Environment and Public Works
No D Kelly, Mark [D-AZ]
Environment and Public Works
Original Cosponsor D Markey, Edward “Ed” [D-MA]
Environment and Public Works
Primary Sponsor D Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]
Environment and Public Works
Original Cosponsor D Padilla, Alejandro “Alex” [D-CA]
Environment and Public Works
No D Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]
Environment and Public Works
Original Cosponsor D Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]
Environment and Public Works
No R Boozman, John [R-AR]
Environment and Public Works
No R Cramer, Kevin [R-ND]
Environment and Public Works
No R Ernst, Joni [R-IA]
Environment and Public Works
No R Graham, Lindsey [R-SC]
Environment and Public Works
No R Inhofe, James “Jim” [R-OK]
Environment and Public Works
No R Lummis, Cynthia [R-WY]
Environment and Public Works
Original Cosponsor I Sanders, Bernard “Bernie” [I-VT]
Environment and Public Works
No R Shelby, Richard [R-AL]
Environment and Public Works
No R Sullivan, Dan [R-AK]
Environment and Public Works
No R Wicker, Roger [R-MS]
Environment and Public Works
Original Cosponsor D Booker, Cory [D-NJ]
No D Heinrich, Martin [D-NM]
Original Cosponsor D Murray, Patty [D-WA]
Original Cosponsor D Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD]
Original Cosponsor D Wyden, Ron [D-OR]