PostPartisan: Environment


Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 04/16/2014

The Insiders: A new tax won’t change our weather

It is dishonest to suggest that we are one tax increase away from improving the weather or saving the planet.

By Ed Rogers  |  01:23 PM ET, 04/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate Change, Democrats, Environment, global warming, ipcc, New York Times, The Insiders, united nationals

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 02/14/2014

A rising tide and the cost of inaction

The argument for climate change inaction is getting weaker with every stronger storm.

By Carter Eskew  |  12:54 PM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Climate Change, David Cameron, Environment

Posted at 06:06 PM ET, 08/05/2013

The Insiders: Another UN global climate warming report, AR5, may fuel Democrats' defeat

President Obama insists on taking unilateral action on climate change instead of providing international leadership on the issue.

By Ed Rogers  |  06:06 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Climate Change, Environment, The Insiders, United Nations

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 08/02/2013

The GOP's sorry slide on the environment

Current Republicans reject the advice of former Republican EPA chiefs.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  02:11 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Environment

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 06/25/2013

The Insiders: What Edward Snowden teaches us about Obama's climate change policy

If Obama can't convince Russia, China, and Ecuador to extradite Edward Snowden, how can he convince them to join him in a global climate crusade?

By Ed Rogers  |  02:53 PM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Climate Change, edward snowden, Environment, leaks, nsa, The Insiders

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 06/24/2013

The Insiders: The president plans to raise your power bill

President Obama's planned announcement on climate change tomorrow is an announcement that he'll be increasing everyone's power bill. His actions will be punitive and harmful to our weak economy.

By Ed Rogers  |  09:12 AM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Climate Change, Congress, Environment, epa, The Insiders

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 06/12/2013

On climate, a short-term bridge, not a long-term plan

There is a limit to how much "no net economic cost" policies can achieve.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  08:02 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate Change, Environment

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 04/25/2013

Carbon tax on the table in the Senate

How the departing Sen. Max Baucus can secure a really admirable tax-reform legacy.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  04:10 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  carbon tax, Environment, Senate

Posted at 05:47 PM ET, 04/02/2013

The Insiders: Voters are cool and the planet is too

Global warming is fading as a political issue.

By Ed Rogers  |  05:47 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, energy, Environment, global warming, The Insiders

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 01/24/2013

The Keystone XL oil pipeline distraction

The environmental movement needs to move on.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  01:09 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Environment, Keystone XL

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Climate change science gets more compelling as politicians fiddle

Three new studies out this week show that the politics and the science of global warming remain far apart.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  11:27 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate Change, Environment, United Nations