I think leadership is service and there is power in that giving: to help people, to inspire and motivate them to reach their fullest potential.
I supported my friend Congressman Shuler over former Speaker Nancy Pelosi during our party’s leadership elections in November citing a need for new leadership.
I think a major act of leadership right now, call it a radical act, is to create the places and processes so people can actually learn together, using our experiences.
In terms of having views and being prepared to express them, yes, I think New Zealand’s had a leadership role in a lot of things.
For centuries, America has led the world on a long march toward freedom and democracy. Let’s reclaim our clean energy leadership and lead the world toward clean energy independence.