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  2. Feb 8, 2021
Doctors Group Petitions White House to Cut Animal Agriculture and Promote Plant-Based Diet in Climate Crisis Executive Order

WASHINGTON—The nonprofit Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is petitioning the White House to update its executive order titled “Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad” to recommend policy changes that could help alleviate the climate crisis by cutting animal agriculture and promoting a plant-based diet.