Poll Finds Broad Support for EPA Regulation of CO2, Even Among Repubicans

By: Monday June 2, 2014 11:49 am

In principle the American people support President Obama’s plan to use the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce greenhouse gases. According to a new ABC News poll, 70 percent think the federal government should limit the CO2 production of power plants and 70 percent support requiring states to set greenhouse gas limits within their borders. Even [...]

Plan B Reminder: Obama Controls the Executive Branch at All Levels

By: Thursday December 8, 2011 8:59 am

Yesterday the United States Department of Health and Human Services did something extraordinary. For the first time ever, the HHS secretary publicly overruled the Food and Drug Administration. After a careful, lengthy and scientific review, the FDA came to the conclusion that the emergency contraceptive, Plan B, should be available over the counter. In what [...]

Al Gore: Obama is Listening to Big Polluters Instead of Science

By: Wednesday September 7, 2011 12:15 pm

On his blog, former Vice President Al Gore harshly criticized President Obama’s recent decision to shelve the EPA’s new ozone regulations. Gore says Obama is ignoring science, and instead, bowing to the pressure from polluters. From Al Gore: On Friday afternoon, as brave and committed activists continued their non-violent civil disobedience outside the White House [...]

Will Salazar Let BP Wait 20 Years to Compensate Gulf Fishermen?

By: Friday May 14, 2010 10:18 am

Global Green has a video of the fishermen of Shell Beach, Louisiana, who know that the BP oil spill will probably soon put them out of business: Anthony Greco III: I’ve been fishing all my life. Robert Campo: I don’t have Type A blood, I’ve got type saltwater.  My family’s been at this four generations. [...]