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Bernie Sanders: Says Donald Trump "thinks that climate change is a hoax, invented by the Chinese."

The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | What Donald Trump said about the Chinese inventing the ‘hoax’ of climate change

For the second time in a week on national TV, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attacked Republican candidate Donald Trump by citing Trump’s views on climate change. Trump "thinks that climate change is a hoax, invented by the Chinese," Sanders said Jan. 24 on NBC’s Meet the Press, echoing a similar statement he made in the Democratic presidential debate in Charleston, S.C. (Watch the clip.) Did Trump really say that? He definitely tweeted that view once in 2012, though he has since distanced himself a bit from that theory. The clearest example comes from a tweet sent by Trump …

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