Politics

Climate Update: A Crisis Far Worse Than The Fiscal Cliff

BY ON December 17, 2012
This piece was cross-posted from Politico and written by Jennifer Granholm: Munich RE is an insurance company: what progressives often consider a methodical, calculating, machine using cold, heartless data to maximize profits. In a report to fellow insurance companies, Munich RE noted that the number of...

TOPICS: Economics, Food, Heat and Extreme Weather, Michigan, New Jersey, Politics, Pollution

Soot Kills: An Open Letter To President Obama From More Than 650 Health and Medical Professionals

BY ON December 13, 2012
This letter sent to us by American Lung Association, was delivered to President Obama today. It was signed by more than 650 health and medical professionals: Dear President Obama: As doctors, nurses, scientists, and public health and medical professionals, we are writing to urge you...

TOPICS: Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal, Politics, Pollution, Science