In a news release, Mr. Huffman’s office said the letter came about “following investigative reporting that uncovered the FRC's church status application and subsequent approval by the IRS, according to documents obtained via the Freedom of Information Act.”
"This can is well kicked," said Rep. Jared Huffman, California Democrat who for months has called on Mr. Biden to declare a climate emergency. "I know that there are moments where moderation seems to be the prevailing sensibility. I don't think this climate crisis really lends itself to that. If we believe what we say about this, we've just got to get much, much more serious about it."