Speech to Text for Senator Merkley Holds Town Hall in Port Orford
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theft. enter was packed full of people with questions for the senator. before taking any of those questions senator merkley discussed issues he says he's tackling back in washington, d.c. including the partial government shutdown, voter suppression and climate change. senator merkley says the u-s needs to do more to fight global warming. [a15]merkley town hall-sotvo "we've gone from thinking we have a problem to seeing it in so many, facts on the ground, ways. this is not something that we can fix in a generation from now. so we have to accelerate the transition from the cheapest energy we have as compare to 10 years ago it's now, the cheapest energy we have is wind and solar." coming up on newswatch 12 at 6, you'll hear from some people in curry county about how they feel about the government