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Obama Environmental Policy

Obama's Best Choice

Edward Flattau | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics
Edward Flattau

He should tackle climate change by pointing out that reforestation, greater fuel efficiency, and expansion of clean, renewable energy are cost-effective and environmentally beneficial remedies in their own right.

Future Block

Edward Flattau | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green
Edward Flattau

The Republican Party appears incapable of actively addressing the fundamental challenges posed by the onset of the 21st century.

A Twitter Discussion About Green Issues And State Of The Union

Posted 01.24.2012 | Green

How will environmentalists and green energy advocates respond to President Obama's 2012 State of the Union on Tuesday night? While Obama's focus m...

This Week's Episode of the Keystone XL Soap Opera

Jamie Henn | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green
Jamie Henn

The Keystone XL pipeline is an environmental tragedy. Thousands of people are planning on using this weekend to show President Obama that he has the support to stand up to Big Oil.

Al Gore's Reality Check

Edward Flattau | Posted 09.05.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

Former Vice President Al Gore has a clear picture of climate reality, but a hypocritical and counter productive view of political reality.

For Young Environmental Activists, Obama's Now The One To Pressure

Tribune | Peter Nicholas | Posted 06.17.2011 | Politics

Thousands of college students and idealistic young voters came in this weekend to learn organizing techniques aimed at pushing the country toward rene...

Obama Worse Than Bush On Endangered Species Protection

The Examiner | Jean Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Secretary of Interior, Ken Salazar's appointment by President Obama has been controversial from the beginning. His record on environmental and wildlif...

US Wants Mandatory Cuts In Greenhouse Gases Across The Globe In Major Environmental Policy Shift: AP

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UNITED NATIONS — The Obama administration, in a major environmental policy shift, is leaning toward asking 195 nations that ratified the U.N. oz...

What's Next for Obama, Green-wise?

Wall Street Journal | Keith Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

After filling the economic and national security rosters, the Obama administration will turn to environmental and energy questions, such as the EPA an...

Obama: I Want To Make The White House "Green"

AP | SARA KUGLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHICAGO — President-elect Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, said their young daughters will still have to do chores in the White House and wo...