Climate Change Blog | Citizens’ Climate Lobby

  • Editorial Packet from CCL

    August 9, 2013

    Market-based solution can be GOP response to climate change If Republicans find the President’s plan to regulate carbon emissions unsuitable, they should consider a revenue-neutral carbon tax. In his State of the Union address, President Obama talked about the threat of climate change and promised, “If Congress won’t act...

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  • TV interview on Populist Dialogues

    August 7, 2013

    Tamara Staton and Phil Carver from Portland, Oregon, CCL were interviewed for Populist Dialogues, a show airing Aug. 11 in Portland that might also be picked up in other cities. Here what they had to say about carbon fee and dividend and empowering citizens to advocate for solutions:

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  • Salt Lake Trib Editorial

    July 23, 2013

    Heating up A decade’s worth of warming The 100-degree temperatures that are baking the Beehive State are not unusual for a July. It’s the state’s warmest month, after all, and we’re used to sweltering through the Fourth of July and Pioneer Day holidays. We’re also in a severe drought....

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  • Wellesley Townsman Oped

    July 13, 2013

    OPED: JULY 12, 2013 A citizen lobbyist and the revenue-neutral carbon tax By Jessica Langerman  — At some point over the past few decades, I surrendered my citizenship. Not literally or consciously, but slowly, through apathy, ignorance and neglect, I gave away my civic inheritance. One too many lost environmental...

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  • Press Release, June 25, 2013

    June 25, 2013

    Citizen lobbyists press Congress for carbon tax as Obama unveils climate plans WASHINGTON, D.C., JUNE 25, 2013 – As President Obama unveiled his plan of action to address climate change, 370 citizen lobbyists from across the U.S. and Canada fanned out over Capitol Hill to make the case for...

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