…As President, will you uphold our Endangered Species Act and better fund it, to protect imperiled plants and animals?
“Yes, I will, and I did my whole career,” Biden replied. “By the way, the new endangered species is the human being because of global warming.” The UN biodiversity report with 1,060 species cited in North America alone? I asked. “Alone! You’re exactly right,” he agreed. “And if you go back and look, in 1986, I introduced the first major global warming bill. Check on it; that’s what I talked about back then.”