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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Wyoming

Gov. Mark Gordon, welcome to the EcoRight

Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon might not know it yet, but he's EcoRight.

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 22, 2019


Goptiles

Senate GOP to drop bills this week

Responding to what appears to be pressure from the Green New Deal and increasing calls to act, Senate Republicans are expected

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 21, 2019


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Winter is over: Monday reads

Happy Monday! Take a break from the GoT recaps to check out what we're reading today.

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 20, 2019


Werspring planting

Climate Week En Review, May 17, 2019

Hey, hey, hey! Such a big week and I'm not even talking about the penultimate Game of Thrones episode. Message me if you want my theories—on the show and the story arc of the EcoRight. This week's must read:

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 17, 2019


Ways and means

Carbon tax hearing highlights

We're still unpacking gems from yesterday's House Ways and Means Committee carbon tax hearing. While there is still an uphill climb to get more buy-in on a carbon tax, there's also been a shift in conservative thinking an...

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 16, 2019


John cornyn

Sen. Cornyn: "days of ignoring" climate change over

Texas Senator John Cornyn joined the growing chorus of conservative lawmakers calling for action on climate change. "There is a growing consensus the days of ignoring this issue are over,"

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 16, 2019


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Ways and Means holds climate hearing—without Curbelo

Today, the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over U.S. tax policy, held its first

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 15, 2019


Jekyll island

Carter: “I take climate change seriously"

"Climate change is real. The climate has been changing since day one," Georgia Rep. Buddy Carter

20141118 chelsea 122 Chelsea Henderson | May 14, 2019