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California Prop 23

Profits Take All: Why We Need to Move Toward a Shared Prosperity

Jakada Imani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jakada Imani

Our country has to get back to honoring its workers, over reckless speculation. When we look at all of the statistics about poverty, wealth and big corporate profits, it's easy to see that the everyday people at the heart of our communities have faired the worst.

Fighting Big Texas Oil in California

Preeti Vissa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Preeti Vissa

By strangling efforts to move away from oil and other dirty energy, California's Proposition 23 guarantees that our children will continue to breathe polluted air for decades.

Proposition 23: The Real Job Killer

Brendan Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brendan Smith

Proposition 23 is the real job-killer. Why? Because there are no jobs on a dead planet.

Passing Prop. 23 Would Send California Reeling Backwards

Byron Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Byron Williams

The Koch brothers are part of well-financed conservative coalition of oil and gas companies and climate-change skeptics that are sponsoring Proposition 23.

Why Californians Must Crush Prop 23

Ryan Van Lenning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ryan Van Lenning

In November we all have to come out in force and vote no on the Dirty Energy Proposition 23. And we must not just beat Prop 23, we must pulverize it like the dust beneath our feet.

Big Oil Behind the Tea

Jamie Court | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamie Court

While the Tea Party is voicing authentic anger, the money fueling it is coming from petroleum magnates who simply want to profit and pollute at the expense of the rest of us. The Tea Party in California has become Big Oil's army. Not very populist to me.

I Can See Clearly Now... Not!?

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

As the old cars are scrapped and the age of our national fleet is modernized, the improvement in the air we breathe continues. Sometimes "legislating technology" can actually work.

Prop. 23 Shadows Gov. Schwarzenegger's Trade Mission to Asia

Wade Crowfoot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wade Crowfoot

With the Dirty Energy ballot proposition AB 32 up for a vote, every statement Schwarzenegger makes about California as a modern business partner will come with an asterisk.

Green News Report: September 14, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: They found B...

No on California Prop 23: Reversing Course on Climate Policy Is the Real Job Killer

Van Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Van Jones

China is now the most attractive market for investing in renewable energy; today the U.S. is ranked number 2 on the list, but where will we be in ten years if we repeal the most aggressive clean energy policy we have?

Green News Report: September 9, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: New electric ...

Green News Report: September 7, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: We're back! ...

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Boxer, Fiorina Face Off In Senate Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Cal.) and Republican Carly Fiorina faced off in their first debate on Wednesday night in their tough battle for the state's Sena...

Laura Bassett

Passing Prop. 23 In California Would Send 'Terrible And False' Message To Rest Of Nation, Says EPA Official

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As right-wing think tanks continue to claim that California's clean energy legislation is hampering the state's economy, EPA official Jared Blumenfeld...

Californian Leader Slams Proposal to Scrap Climate Legislation

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alison van Diggelen

AB 32 is the Golden State's attempt to introduce a version of a cap-and-trade carbon tax, which would hit polluters, power plants, refineries and cement manufacturers hard. There's now a growing movement against it.

Ten Fights on Global Warming Now That the Senate Will Do Nothing

Michael Kieschnick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Kieschnick

Unlike the Senate, no action on climate change is not an option for the rest of us. We have to change the battlefield because we must make progress.

Whitman Clashes With Campaign Chair On Global Warming

latimes.com | By George Skelton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Former U.S. secretary of State George P. Shultz believes it's crucial to fight global warming to protect national security. Global warming is created...