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Climate Change, US Debt and Deficits: House Reps Urge Congressional Colleagues to Put a Price on Carbon

US House representatives are once again urging Congressional colleagues to establish a price on carbon. Doing so offers the best possible path forward in dealing with several urgent issues facing the US: government debt, deficits, the economy and the environment, they assert.

Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium: Green Daydreams vs. Reality – No Oil in the Gulf, Energy Efficiency, and the “Green Fog”

By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger (reposted with permission) Yesterday, Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) took Obama administration officials to task for encouraging Americans to believe that the majority of the oil in the Gulf of Mexico had dispersed. People want to believe that everything is OK and I think this report and the way it is being discussed is giving…

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Podcast: House Committee Will Examine U.S. Climate Resilience and Adaptation Strategies

[podcast]http://www.globalwarmingisreal.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/climate_news-10-20.mp3[/podcast] The House Select Energy Independence and Global Warming Committee, chaired by Ed Markey, co-author of the American Clean Energy and Security Act, will hold a hearing this Thursday to consider how the U.S. can best adapt to inevitable climate change. A report from the U.S. Global Change Research Program shows the effects of climate change are already being felt…

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Bard Center for Environmental Policy Offers National Climate Conference Series

BARD Center for Environmental Policy offers a free bi-monthly National Climate Conference through the fall of 2009.