🌎Time to Wake Up: We Did Start the Fire

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Mr./Madam President, I rise today for my 253rd “Time to Wake Up” speech.

If you felt like the heat this summer was particularly brutal, you were not imagining things. July was the hottest month ever recorded, according to NOAA. The Secretary General of the World Meteorological Organization noted “July has rewritten climate history, with dozens…