The Green Grok Blogs on policy
Mar 10, 2014
The U.S. secretary of state has been circling the globe, for the most part laboring to stifle the winds of war but also taking time to get a few sparks going on slowing climate change. The reviews from two of his former colleagues on the Hill have not been all that flattering.
Mar 4, 2014
In the world of unintended consequences, less driving may mean more potholes.
Feb 24, 2014
Today the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a case challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations.
Feb 19, 2014
Yes, failing … just like the coal ash ponds along the Dan River.
Feb 6, 2014
After 39 years representing the great state of California in the U.S House of Representatives, Democratic Representative Henry Waxman is calling it quits.
Feb 5, 2014
The Obama administration gave environmentalists little to cheer about last week, but the game is hardly over.
Jan 31, 2014
Climate change was among the topics Obama mentioned in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday.
Jan 29, 2014
Hurricane Sandy decimated coastal communities. Now what?
Jan 27, 2014
Coal is down but not out thanks in part to a pro-coal rider passed in the omnibus spending bill. Are we looking at pro-export policy or just a little mutual back-scratching?
Dec 23, 2013
There was a lot to write about environmentally speaking this year.