Flake calls IPCC report "pretty dire"
Appearing on the ABC Sunday show This Week, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake called last week's sweeping climate change report by the IPCC "pretty dire." When asked whether Republicans are moving in the wrong direction on the issue, Flake said "I think so," adding, "I hope that we can move along with the rest of the world and address this."
Sen. Jeff Flake says Republicans need to take action on climate change: "There are things that we can do and should do and I think Republicans need to be at the forefront if we want to keep our place and keep our seats" https://t.co/xu9DfBgxNZ #ThisWeek pic.twitter.com/7chrfc6sMT
— This Week (@ThisWeekABC) October 14, 2018
Flake is retiring at the end of this Congressional session.