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ConservAmerica Endorses Scott Brown for Senate Senator Lauded for Environmental Commitment ConservAmerica, a national grassroots organization of conservation-minded Republicans, is pleased to endorse Scott Brown for re-election to the U.S. Senate from Massachusetts. Senator Brown is a thoughtful, stewardship-minded problem solver who is able to rise above partisanship to safeguard our environment. This quality is [...]
Kudos to 13 House Republicans who voted against legislation that bundles together poorly conceived proposals that would weaken clean air, clean water, and public lands protections. Today, the House passed HR 3409. The bill’s advertised purpose is to help the coal industry, but it goes too far with a broadside attack on public health and [...]
Our nation has lost a great environmental leader. Russell Train played a pivotal role in shaping many of our nation’s landmark environmental laws–laws that have significantly cleaned up the pollution that fouled our air and water so much in the late 1960s and early 1970s. One of President Nixon’s principle environmental advisers, he is also [...]
By Jim DiPeso, ConservAmerica Vice President-Policy Today is the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Montreal Protocol, the most successful environmental treaty in world history. We have President Ronald Reagan to thank for what he rightfully called this “monumental achievement.” The Montreal Protocol phased out chemicals that deplete the upper atmosphere’s ozone layer, which [...]
By David Jenkins, Vice President-Government Affairs A senior representative of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) was just quoted in the press as saying: “The president (Obama) has been the greenest president we’ve ever had.” Seriously? That is quite a claim, especially considering that President Obama has been roundly criticized for not doing enough to [...]
Glamping, a portmanteau for “glamorous camping,” takes the great outdoors and adds indoor conveniences like air conditioning, private bathrooms and king-sized beds. High-end tents have long been a staple on safari trips in Africa and Asia, but the trend recently took hold in Europe and has made its way to the United States in the [...]