Showtime’s new heralded series about climate change debuts this week. The first episode is available now (here). It features our good friend and fellow conservative, Texas Tech climate scientist Dr. Katharine Hayhoe. Don Cheadle, the celebrity who narrates the “Texas” segment in which Dr. Hayhoe is the key figure, ponders whether people of faith and […]
Daily Caller writer, blogger, and conservative commentator Matt Lewis interviewed former South Carolina Republican Congressman Bob Inglis this week. Take time to listen to an intelligent conversation on the right side of the issue. Matt Lewis Podcast
There’s been a lot of news lately about accidents involving pipelines, trains and trucks hauling oil. The latest news is several train cars derailing over Philadelphia’s Schuylkyll River. Read a report here. Here’s a Grist column from the past weekend about exploding rail cars. For purposes of this discussion, let’s make the following assumption: Canada […]
In the heat of his re-election campaign, Governor Christie gave this answer at a recent debate: Governor Christie at gubernatorial debate
Tell us what you think! EPA Administrator explains the proposed carbon rules today.
When the U.S. Chamber of Commerce sounds the alarm about our water resources and infrastructure, you know it’s time to sit up and pay attention. Click Water is Your Business to read the info-graphic.
Yale professor Paul Sabin wrote a thought provoking column last week in the Boston Globe about the decline of Republican environmentalism. While there is plenty of ‘blame’ to go around, he points out that environmental groups need to shoulder their share, too. “Environmentalists exacerbated the Republican shift away from environmental issues by allying forcefully with […]
The Guardian reports that three-quarters of young voters view our party’s denial or inaction on climate is a problem for them. “Republicans in Congress who reject the science behind climate change could soon be reduced to political fossils, with new polling on Wednesday suggesting three-quarters of young voters find such views “ignorant, out of touch […]
Today, President Obama unveils his strategy to curb and deal with the impacts of climate change. As conservatives, we heartily agree with this phrase from the opening statement of the plan: “….we have a moral obligation to future generations…” Because Congress has failed to act—under both Democrat and Republican leadership—the President is left with limited […]