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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Bush reiterates climate stance

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, in an interview with the New Hampshire Union Leader, reiterated his belief that the climate is changing but that he's unsure of how much warming can be attributed to human activity. Leaders "should not be alarm...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 09, 2015


IA Bishop calls for climate conversation

In an opinion piece running in the Des Moines Register on July 2nd, Iowa Bishop Ri...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | July 06, 2015


Gov. Christie launches campaign

Addressing onlookers at his former high school in Livingston, New Jersey, Governor Chris Christie made official his campaign to seek the Republican nomination for the presidency. While he did not specifically address climate change in his spee...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | June 30, 2015


Cruz interview with Katie Couric

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), the first declared candidate for the presidency, was interviewed by Yahoo global news anchor Katie Couric today. In the interview, Cruz said "we should follow the evidence and the science and the data" when asked his vi...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | June 29, 2015


Santorum on global warming, marriage

Speaking on Fox News, former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum called "the bully pulpit" the "most important power that a president has." Santorum added, "Can you imagine if instead of this president spending all this time talking about g...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | June 29, 2015


Carly Fiorina: 'read the fine print'

Appearing of the Fox News show Hannity, former Hewlett Packard CEO and Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina told host Sean Hannity that Americans should "read the fine print" of what scientists are saying about climate change. ...

Price atkinson headshot Price Atkinson | June 27, 2015


Jindal joins crowded field

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal made official his bid for the White House, bringing the number of official Republican candidates to 14. Gov. Jindal previously served in the U.S. House of Representatives and is term limited from seeking a third ...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | June 25, 2015


Huckabee on encyclical

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, a former Baptist minister, commented on Pope Francis' encyclical, saying on Meet the Press, "our goal is not just to say, 'let's not use the resources.' Let's use them in a way that empowers people to liv...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | June 22, 2015