posts from: George H. W. Bush
May 10, 2012
U.S. acid rain regulations have worked. What’s more, they didn’t seem to get in the way of the country’s longest economic expansion.
Jan 25, 2011
William K. Reilly, former EPA administrator and current co-chair of Obama’s oil spill commission, speaks.
Jan 21, 2009
It’s official: there’s a new U.S. president. Will Barack Obama be able to advance an environmental agenda? If so, he will have distinguished himself from Democratic administrations that promised a lot but delivered little on the environment.
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Jan 20, 2009
Today President Barack Obama declared, “We will harness the sun and the winds and the soils to fuel our cars and run our factories.” Later, he spoke of “roll[ing] back the spectre of a warming planet.” To mark today’s historic inauguration, we peek back at history to see whose inaugurals invoked the environment. It turns out, the environment is a bipartisan issue.