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01.23.14 SandersClimateGroup

Senate Pushes TV Networks to Ramp Up Climate Coverage

A new Senate task force on climate change says it will call on Sunday news programs to ramp up their climate coverage, according to a recent article in The Hill. Sunday news programs spent just eight minutes discussing climate change in all of 2012, and nine minutes in 2011 — numbers that task force member […]

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Want the Good News First?

In this New York Times Op-Ed post, Thomas Friedman notes the failure of the US Senate to pass emissions reduction legislation and their failure to act in general to protect the Gulf ecosystem and reduce our dependency on fossil fuels. Experts quoted in the piece warn of the yet-to-be seen long term impact of the […]

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