ECORIGHTNEWS

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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White House withdraws controversial nominee

The White House withdrew the controversial nomination of Kathleen Hartnett White, President Donald Trump's choice to fill the role of chair of the Council on Environmental Quality...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | February 05, 2018


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Climate Week En Review: Groundhog's Day Edition

For once, I'm siding with the groundhog seeing his shadow. It's supposed to be winter, people! Beehive climate buzz: In Utah, two stat...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | February 02, 2018


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Pentagon concludes severe weather threat to U.S. installations

A survey submitted to Congress on Friday and conducted by the Pentagon found U.S. military facilities are vulnerable to extreme weather caused by climate change. The Defense Department studied climate risks to all 3,500 U.S. military sites a...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | February 01, 2018


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Utah GOPers urge climate acknowledgement

In Utah, two state lawmakers are pushing resolutions that would acknowledge climate change is real and urge the state to take action. The resolution offered by ...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | January 30, 2018


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Romney on the future, Ruckelshaus on the present

Former EPA Administrator Bill Ruckelshaus, the first to hold that position after the agency's creation, called GOP resistance to climate science "a threat to the country." Given the nickname "Mr. Clean" when he returned t...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | January 29, 2018


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We watched so you don't have to...

In an interview with Piers Morgan, President Donald Trump displayed a frightening lack of understanding of climate change, climate science, or how to maintain a healthy environment. "There is a cooling, and the...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | January 29, 2018


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Rep. Upton joins climate caucus

Michigan's Rep. Fred Upton, the former chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, joined the House Climate Solutions Caucus

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | January 26, 2018


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Climate Week En Review January 26, 2018

Another week is in the books! It was a little slow on the ecoright news side, but that doesn't mean we aren't working behind the scenes to make the world a better place. This week's must read: Check out the Weathe...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | January 26, 2018