Climate Change

The Obama Climate Plan Isn't a Problem for Democrats. It's a Problem for Republicans.
June 04, 2014

Come 2016, there's a decent chance that the EPA's proposal will place Republicans in the very bind they hoped it would create for Democrats this year.

Ignore the Pundits: "Coal Country" Doesn't Decide Elections Like It Used To
June 03, 2014

The coal industry is in decline, and so is its voting power.

Obama's Climate Plan Will Only Reduce Global Emissions by 1%
June 02, 2014

Advocates of a federal push to cut U.S. emissions have claimed it would prod developing countries to do even more. Now comes the test.

The Politics of Climate Change Regulations Aren't Anything Like Obamacare
June 02, 2014

Anyone who buys into the assumption that the new EPA climate plan will "rival the battle over health care" is making a big, obvious error, and another smaller one.

Why Enviros Are Saying Such Nice Things About the New EPA Rules
June 02, 2014

They say it's a big deal in the fight against global warming—substantively and symbolically—even if there's a lot more to do.

Obama to Take Big Step on Climate Change—Will It Be Big Enough?
June 01, 2014

Monday's announcement of new regulations on coal-fired power plants will be historic. But big questions remain.

Obama's Dirty, Coal-Loving Past
The coal industry says Obama's new energy rules are the product of his lifelong enmity. His record says otherwise.
May 29, 2014

The coal industry says Obama's new energy rules are the product of his lifelong emnity. His record says otherwise.

One More Reason Obama's Power Plant Rules Will Make the GOP Nuts
May 29, 2014

It's the idea mainstream conservatives used to support—and participation by states will be voluntary. But, you know, it's still Obama.

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