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Although President-elect Joe Biden campaigned on a plan that.. OpenSecrets.orgAlthough President-elect Joe Biden campaigned on a plan that calls for a transition away from coal, oil and gas, he has not committed to barring individuals with fossil fuel ties from his administration. Climate activists who hope to limit (or completely shut out) the influence of the oil and gas industry in the Biden administration say the appointment of Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond, a top recipient of industry contributions, "feels like a betrayal."Climate activists say Biden's staff picks are a sign of his seriousness about tackling the issue. But banning anyone with fossil fuel ties could wipe out a lot of experience in getting things done.npr.orgClimate Activists Want Biden To Bar Appointees With Fossil Fuel TiesClimate activists say Biden's staff picks are a sign of his seriousness about tackling the issue. But banning anyone with fossil fuel ties could wipe out a lot of experience in getting things done.Climate activists say Biden's staff picks are a sign of his seriousness about tackling the issue. But banning anyone with fossil fuel ties could wipe out a lot of experience in getting things done.
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