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Common Sense: Congresman Henry Waxman Calls on Deficit Hawks to Become Climate Hawks

  Henry Waxman, one of Congress’ leading environmentalists and climate hawks, has issued a challenge to deficit hawks to actually tackle the deficit adequately by tackling climate change at the … [Read full article]

Waxman Urges Energy Secretary To Start "National Climate Change Education Campaign"

Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), in a letter to Chu, said the publicโ€™s understanding of climate change is โ€œdiminishingโ€ in part because there are โ€œpowerful vested interests in the oil and coal industries successfully fanning disbelief.โ€

Stronger Climate Bill Necessary: Waxman-Markey Bill Needs Work

With overwhelming support from the general American people and a President who says that we really need to do something about climate change, the House of Representatives passed a landmark … [Read full article]

Make-believe "Polarization" In 1st Hearing On Climate Plan

President Obama’s Plan to Fight Climate Change has an initial Congressional hearing (whitehouse.gov). Here’s what happened: Perhaps the second great step the Obama Administration has made this year with respect … [Read full article]

Occupy Wall Street Should Follow Tea Party's Steps

OK, obviously, not its policy steps, but its strategic steps seem worth emulating. What would those be exactly? Well, after the initiation and rise of the (billionaire-funded) Tea Party, it … [Read full article]

Climate Change Threatens "World Peace and Security," says United Nations

Climate Change poses a major threat to future peace and security, a senior UN official has warned. Achim Steiner from the UN Environment Program said Climate Change would also “exponentially” increase the scale of natural disasters.

Bob Inglis Forming Conservative Coalition to Address Climate Change – Calls for a Return to True Conservatism

Former conservative Bob Inglis calls on conservatives to return to their conservative roots and take action on climate change. He plans on forming a coalition this fall of fellow Republicans to do just that.