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Citing a need for rapid action on climate change, Bernstein is running for the U.S. House of Representatives seat representing California’s District 16. The economics major is currently pursuing both his MBA and a master’s degree in climate science at Stanford.
“Climate change is an issue that I was naïve enough for a while to think that I could address on the investing and advising side,” Bernstein told reporters when he launched his campaign. “But it won't scale enough when compared to what policy can do.”