UC Berkeley poll reveals decline in US Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s approval ratings

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A poll conducted by UC Berkeley's Institute of Governmental Studies and published by the Berkeley IGS Poll surveyed 10,357 registered California voters regarding their approval ratings on California’s elected officials. These officials included Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, Sen. Alex Padilla, D-California, Gov. Gavin Newsom and Vice President Kamala Harris.

In a poll conducted by UC Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies, or IGS, U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, received more negative than positive ratings from California voters for the first time in her tenure.
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The Democratic presidential candidates should hold a climate debate

The decision for the DNC to not hold a climate debate shows that the majority of DNC members do not seem to value these connections. A debate focused purely on the climate would allow Americans to hear about the substantive differences between the various candidates’ plans to address the climate emergency.
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