climate change legislation

Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Capitol Hill to protest for new climate change legislation.
We have become a generation of people who refuse to give up the convenience of our lifestyles despite the severity of the problem we have collectively created.
Climate change is a global problem that can't be solved only by individual action. As much as some want to do the right thing, they can't make enough progress when the rules favor high-carbon, dirty energy.
They're calling climate change "one of America’s greatest economic opportunities of the 21st century."
The U.S. House of Representatives Republican majority recently introduced an appropriations bill that shreds a sizable portion of the nation's environmental protection infrastructure. The good news is that this Interior Department appropriations bill is unlikely to emerge from the Senate.
When a thorough cost-benefit analysis is done with respect to future generations, enacting climate change legislation today is not only a moral imperative, but also makes perfect economic sense.
As commander in chief of the Army and Navy, I have directed that all measures be taken for our defense...I believe I interpret
The United States is the second-worst polluter in the world, after China, and its only "flagship" climate change law is more
We stand before an extraordinary challenge that requires extraordinary solutions. The current initiatives are still short of what is needed. However, compared to where we were 10 or 20 years ago, we have not taken baby steps. We have taken significant steps in the right direction.
One of the many things needed to stop the runaway climate train before it rolls off the cliff is to make corporations more accountable for their actions -- in this case, their political actions aimed at stopping a sensible climate policy.
Barry Goldwater Jr. and the Georgia Tea Party are pushing for solar power, there are rising voices in the evangelical Christian movement, and some young conservatives are looking to steal the issue back from Democrats.
When President Obama rolled out his climate strategy last week, he made a point to sidestep Congress and take executive action
We need the Barack Obama who was able to inspire millions to believe in the possibility of change and the power of hope. We need that leader to passionately and eloquently show the American people that solving the climate crisis is not a burden but an incredible opportunity.
WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said on Wednesday that he hoped senators would work on climate
After the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy, Gazette reporters asked West Virginia office holders and candidates what
Investment decisions should be driven by science, and the basic needs of life, and climate change now needs to be seriously considered as a factor in them.
Pundits are asking how Sandy might disrupt next week's election. I hope the answer is -- a lot. Climate change is not a hoax, it's deadly serious. If you are decided about climate change, you shouldn't be undecided about your vote.
Respondents to the survey were also relatively confident that U.S. policies could help fight global warming: 43 percent said
Let's face it. The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio +20) was a flop -- at least the part that involved negotiations amongst governments.