"There are reasons I can not because there is no way to pay for it," she says, adding: "I do not agree with what the resolution says, it's part of it."
"This resolution will not pass the Senate and you can return it to the one who sent you here," she said, referring to the deal not having one Republican in favor of the proposal, and "the key to good legislation is to adapt something you write to pass, and take a step forward. "
When a girl calls her to vote yes, Feynstein answers: "I can do this … but that's not a good resolution."
In a Friday evening statement on confrontation, Feynstein said he "always welcomes the opportunity to hear from Californians who feel passionate about this, and that remains my top priority."
"Unfortunately, this was a brief meeting , but I want children to know that they were heard loud and clear, and I was also committed to doing everything in my power to implement real, meaningful legislation on climate change, "Feinstein said.
The conversation sometimes warmed up, especially when Feinstein rejected the group's request because of their tone and youth.
A young woman tells Finestain that "looks at the faces of the people who will live with these consequences" of climate change. "
" I've been doing this for 30 years. I know what I do, "says Feinstein. "You come here and say," It must be my way or the highway. " I do not answer that. "
" I was elected. I had just escaped, "she continued. ̵
In the video, Feinstein also asks a girl how old she is, as the girl says politicians have to listen to the people they represent.
"Well, you did not vote for me," says the senator.
Later, a young woman underscores the need for a climate plan with "bold, transformative actions," and Fienstein responds, "Well, you know better than I do."
"So I think one day to run for the Senate and then to do it in your own way, but meanwhile, I won big elections, adds Senator
When Feinstein tries to end the meeting, a woman says the kids have decades of life they hope and your leadership is so beautiful, beautifully possible, "the senator said you do not work with me, thank you
One woman calls the children to read the letter out loud
After most of the kids come out, One says that voting in favor of the deal is important, is something that is about to move right now, "and the 16-year-old asks for the internship opportunities in Fynstein's office