Anastasia Pantsios, EcoWatch
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Carbon Fee Bill Introduced in the Senate
While some of his Democratic colleagues joined with Republicans in pushing the Keystone XL pipeline, Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Hawaii Senator Brian Schatz had something different in mind. Today they unveiled the American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act . Whitehouse, chairman of the...
Friday, October 31, 2014
Secret Tape Exposes Fracking Industry Playing Dirty
Right-wing public relations consultant/astroturf king Richard Berman probably wasn’t very happy when he saw yesterday’s New York Times . Like the now infamous American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), Berman’s success depends in large part on anonymity. He is known for his use of what’s called...