User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Regional
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Policy
Last updated: Mar 06 2019 04:12 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Republicans who couldn’t beat climate debate now seek to join it 6.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Rep. John Shimkus once issued a forceful rejection of climate science at a congressional hearing, invoking the Bible and declaring that "Earth will end only when God declares it's time to be over."
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John Hickenlooper on the issues: abortion, climate change and health care 2.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
To help voters who aren’t as familiar with former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper we’ve put together this roundup of his position on some hot-button issues.
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Colorado AG files brief supporting stronger vehicle fuel standard opposed by auto dealers 21.2.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser has filed a legal brief in support of stronger vehicle fuel-efficiency standards, saying the state recently adopted its own rules because the Trump administration is pushing for weaker ones.
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Western voters care more about climate than ‘energy dominance’ 7.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
An annual survey reveals a leap in support of conservation policies.
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What killed Washington’s carbon tax? 21.1.2019 Current Issue
The curious death of 1631 and what it says about the future of addressing climate change.
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Colorado pushes back on President Donald Trump’s policies 21.1.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
In ways both large and small, the Democrats elected by Coloradans in November are pushing back against the Trump administration, including its policies on sexual misconduct, reproductive rights, climate change, voting rights and immigration.
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On Philanthropy predictions for 2019: Economic and political volatility will impact giving world 13.1.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The philanthropic landscape has been evolving –- and will continue to change in 2019. Based on my experience, you can expect developments in the following eight areas.
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U.S. greenhouse gas emissions spiked in 2018, putting Paris climate agreement pledge in serious jeopardy 9.1.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
U.S. carbon dioxide emissions rose an estimated 3.4 percent in 2018, according to new research - a jarring increase that comes as scientists say the world needs to be aggressively cutting its emissions to avoid the most devastating effects of climate change.
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Cutting carbon requires both innovation and regulation 31.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Where coal-state Sen. John Barrasso got it wrong in a recent New York Times op-ed.
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Do climate policies have a negative effect on jobs? 14.12.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Climate change will hurt the economy if not addressed, but evidence on how environmental regulations affect unemployment is mixed.
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10 skunks, 1 bat test positive for rabies throughout Weld County 26.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The Weld County Health Department announced Friday that 10 cases of rabies found over the past two months throughout Weld County.
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In an internal memo, the White House considered whether to simply “ignore” federal climate research 24.5.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
White House officials last year weighed whether to simply "ignore" climate studies produced by government scientists or to instead develop "a coherent, fact-based message about climate science," according to a memo obtained by The Washington Post.
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Climate change lawsuits: Boulder can do better 21.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Last week Boulder leaders followed California and New York local governments in suing oil companies about climate change. Their lawsuit is based on a dubious legal premise and is not a productive way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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Response to Gov. Bill Ritter’s support of a carbon tax (2 letters) 20.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Would a carbon tax help battle climate change?
Bill Ritter: No such thing as a good tax? Consider a well-structured carbon tax. 13.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Some types of taxes can be necessary, beneficial and fair. Now there is fresh evidence that a properly structured carbon tax is in that category.
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Scott Pruitt’s climate message is now official EPA guidance 30.3.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has long insisted it is difficult for scientists to precisely measure the extent to which humans cause climate change.
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Disappointed that Colorado won’t join lawsuit over Clean Power Plan 8.3.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
I was disappointed in Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s decision not to join the coalition of 18 states taking a stand against the EPA over the Clean Power Act.
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Disappointed that Colorado won’t join lawsuit over Clean Power Act 8.3.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
I was disappointed in Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s decision not to join the coalition of 18 states taking a stand against the EPA over the Clean Power Act.
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Person using stolen identity nominates Trump for Peace Prize 2.3.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which selects winners of the peace prize, says someone using a stolen identity has nominated U.S. President Donald Trump for the award, the Norwegian news agency said Thursday.
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Colorado won’t join 18 states opposing Trump EPA push to kill Clean Power Plan to fight climate change 2.3.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado won't join 18 states whose leaders this week took a legal stand against the Environmental Protection Agency's snuffing of the nation’s Clean Power Plan to fight climate change.
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