It should be the dominant issue.
As usual, people want to blame the leaders, but we get as much bullshit as we demand from them. If we decided that climate change was the issue, it would be.
Time for the American electorate to grow a pair and take responsibility
Our political system is operating as it was designed to operate. Those who invest their resources in gaining influence will get influence. Those who don't will be left behind to fight over the scraps and to suffer the consequences.