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Climate Change News

January 27th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan

Other than the climate change and science stories we’ve already covered this week, here’s a roundup of some of the [&hellip


Midst Senate Rebuttles, USDA Reports Benefits of Climate Change Legislation

July 22nd, 2009 | by Ruedigar Matthes

Much has been said in opposition to the cap and trade climate legislation that is currently on the Senate's plate. Opponents have argued repeatedly that the legislation will do nothing but increase the cost of energy, which will force companies send jobs over seas, where labor is cheaper, in order to keep up with production demands. Senator Kit Bond (R-Missouri) even went as far as to call the Waxman-Markey Bill "a pig in a poke."



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