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The EcoRight News represents a one-stop shop for the most recent and compelling conservative climate news from senior lawmakers, thought leaders and the rising voices in the EcoRight. Federal, state and local issues and events are covered, and we feature commentary from EcoRight allies.

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Santorum debunks ISIS, climate link

Responding to comments made by former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, who is currently seeking the Democratic nomination for the presidency and last week linked the rise of ISIS to climate change, former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 27, 2015


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Bush would eliminate energy subsidies

Responding to a question at an Americans for Prosperity event in Manchester, NH, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush expressed his support for eliminating all energy subsidies, including those for fossil fuels. "I think we should phase out...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 24, 2015


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Walker addresses town hall in Iowa

Speaking to an audience at a town hall meeting in Carroll, Iowa, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker took on President Obama's comments made in a commencement speech to the U.S. Coast Guard earlier this year about the severity of the threat of clim...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 24, 2015


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Kasich makes it sweet sixteen

Ohio Gov. John Kasich became the 16th major Republican candidate to enter the race for the White House, addressing supporters from his alma mater, Ohio State University. 

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 21, 2015


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Fiorina talks climate with Couric

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO and presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina discussed her views on climate change in an interview with Katie Couric for Yahoo Global News. In the interview, Fiorina reiterates the need to read "the fine print" and affirms ...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 21, 2015


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Sen. Rubio on environment vs economy

Appearing on C-SPAN's Road to the White House, Florida Senator Marco Rubio responded to a question on climate change by stating, "I think it's important for us to protect our natural environment. I know of no one who wants water to be poisoned....

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 20, 2015


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Huckabee fields climate change question

Campaigning in Iowa, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee addressed a crowd at an iconic diner that will serve many presidential hopefuls between now and the February 1st caucus. When asked whether he supports President Obama's C...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 20, 2015


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Iowa lawmaker mentions carbon tax

Senior Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), who once served as the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, which has jurisdiction over the U.S. tax code, said he could support a carbon tax if it replaced the income tax. Speaking to hospital workers...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 16, 2015