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"Just eight years old. two years ago I don't believe I could undertake the duties that I experts on ours press harder was fifty six when he left office and Ronald Reagan was sixty nine when he beat him so what does age have to do with the presidency whether you had to be very. flexible it with your mind got to be able to go from one server to another you concentrate on each one adequately and then put it all together in a comprehensive way and when you get older that gets harder Joe Biden will be just shy of seventy eight if he's elected next year Bernie Sanders will be seventy nine older than the oldest person ever elected to the White House Donald Trump for what it's worth Jerry Preston ABC news two students from Seattle offer two very different approaches to the climate crisis as they face a congressional committee in Washington DC more from Cuomo's Corwin hake at age seventeen Seattle high school senior Jamie Margolin has founded a climate activism organization called zero hour and his plaintiff in a lawsuit charging the state of Washington with failing to protect her from the impacts of climate change how do I even begin to convey to you what it feels like to note that within my lifetime the destruction that we have already seen from the climate crisis will only get worse in the nation's capital Margolin tells the house select committee on the climate crisis it's time to adopt the green new deal a plan that mandates the U. S. transition to a clean energy economy also addressing the committee Benji backer a university of Washington student and self described conservative activist if we put regulations on different industries we're not gonna be solving the problem we need to innovate our way out of the climate change problem the young people are addressing Congress as students in Seattle plan to walk out of class Friday part of what's being called a global climate strike Corwin hake komo news. triple a traffic."