Click on this link to read the Flood Insurance Coalition letter to Congress Toomey Flood Insurance Coalition The National Flood Insurance Program provides a perverse incentive to build in environmentally sensitive areas prone to storm surges and floods. The continued use of taxpayer dollars to subsidize the program is both fiscally and environmentally irresponsible.
Ah, that’s the million (or in the case of Super PAC’s, multi-million dollar) question. One of the great conservative minds of our generation shares his thoughts here. Here’s our favorite excerpt: “5. We must make the environment, the countryside, and the settled communities of our nation into priorities of government. Conservatism is a philosophy of […]
Are Republicans About to Reclaim TR’s Bully Pulpit on Conservation Matters? I’m likely to spend New Year’s Eve and Day responding to comments and emails from committed progressives and trolls who will excoriate me just for the headline, and from relatives worried about my emotional state. As an eternal optimist, though, I believe the tens […]
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 […]
Thank you for your submissions for our 2012 National Republican Convention T-shirt contest. We have narrowed it down to three phrases. Please cast your vote for the winning phrase with a comment below. 1.“If we’ve learned any lessons during the past few decades, perhaps the most important is the preservation of our environment is not […]
Help us design the ConservAmerica 2012 T-shirts for the upcoming Republican National Convention. Leave us a comment with the best line to support conservation & ConservAmerica. Be clever, be pithy, but be quick! The author of the phrase chosen for the T-shirts will win 10 free shirts for you and your pals plus bragging rights. […]
ConservAmerica, a national grassroots organization of conservation-minded Republicans, today urged the Senate to quickly confirm Kristine Svinicki for a second term on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. “Ms. Svinicki’s broad range of experience in nuclear energy, science and technology policy, and in government has proved to be a valuable asset to the commission. She is a […]
South Carolina State Senator John Courson, a Marine Corps veteran and a long time ConservAmerica member, was recently elected by his senate colleagues as Senate Pro Tempore, the leader of the Palmetto State’s Senate. Senator Courson is a strong fiscal conservative and has been in the South Carolina Senate for 27 years. He refers to […]