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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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Gov. Kasich: "man affects the environment"

Ohio Governor John Kasich, appearing on NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday, appeared to soften his stance on climate change, saying "we don't want to destroy people's jobs on some theory that's...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 10, 2015


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Graham: "we'll focus on energy independence"

At the "happy hour" debate featuring the seven lowest polling Republican presidential hopefuls, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham defended his support for addressing climate change. "You can trust me to do the following... w...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 06, 2015


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Gov. Walker takes on Clean Power Plan at Voters First forum

Speaking at the Voters First forum at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire, where 14 of 17 declared Republican candidates appeared Monday night in a warmup to Thursday's first official debate, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker called ...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 04, 2015


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Gov. Huckabee on the Clean Power Plan

The campaign of former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee issued a statement in response to President Obama's Clean Power Plan, calling the regulation a "job-killing EPA rule.""[The Clean Power Plan] is a handout to Chinese businesses, Arab...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 04, 2015


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Christie: NJ opposes Clean Power Plan

Today, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie responded to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) final Clean Power Plant rule."I'm totally opposed to it," Gov. Christie said. "We've already gone on the record with a letter to the ...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 03, 2015


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Gov. Walker: "Costly Power Plan"

In a statement issued by his campaign, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker dubbed the EPA's carbon emissions rule for power plants the "Costly Power Plan." "[The rule] will cost hard-working Americans jobs and raise energy rates. I will stan...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 03, 2015


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Bush: power plant rule is irresponsible

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush called the EPA's carbon emissions rule for power plants "irresponsible and overreaching." The rule is being released in its final form today."The rule runs over state governments, will throw countless peo...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 03, 2015


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Cruz: "zero recorded warming"

Texas Senator Ted Cruz, responding whether President Obama's Clean Power Plan exaggerates the issue of climate change, said: "here are the facts... if you look to the satellite data for the last 18 years, there's been zero recorded warming."...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | August 03, 2015