Tag Archive for climate crisis

Best of C4O: Obama’s Energy Speech- A Winning Issue

(This was originally posted by my friend Steve M at Clintonistas for Obama. I hope you enjoy this as much as I do!) On Monday, Barack Obama delivered a well-received speech on energy policy in Lansing, Michigan – a speech that was so ambitious and on-point that it could singlehandedly put Michigan in the Obama…

Hmmm… I Wonder Why…

Traffic on the toll roads has dropped 10.1%? Can anyone guess why? What’s the reason for fewer people filling up their cars with that lovely $4.60+ per gallon gas to pay even more money to speed down the toll road while emitting more greenhouse gases? Can you help me figure this out? I mean, aren’t…

Hey, Bush & McCain: Why The Thrill of the Drill?

(Cross-posted at Clintonistas for Obama and MyDD) Recently, there’s been plenty of talk by Republicans like George Bush and John McCain about lifting the federal ban on offshore oil drilling. They claim that because gas prices have become so high, it’s time for us American to stop being worrywarts and embrace the thrill of the…