Tag Archive for environment

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…

CA-44: Tell Ken Calvert That Drilling Isn’t the Answer

This just in from the Bill Hedrick for Congress campaign. Ken Calvert actually thinks we can drill our way out of the energy crisis. We need to send a message to Calvert that he’s just flat out wrong! Dear Friends and Supporters, Last Thursday, Ken Calvert offered what he deemed his ‘commonsense solution’ to bring…

CA-44: Bill Hedrick on the SoCal Edison Rate Increases & Possible San Onofre Power Plant Expansion

This just in from the Bill Hedrick campaign in CA-44 (www.hedrickforcongress.com). This is an important issue on the minds of many South County residents. See below for all the details. Bill Hedrick Supports Delay in Southern California Edison Rate Increases Residents of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station evacuation area near Capistrano Bay are extremely…

CA-46: It’s Time to Retire Crazy Dana

So have you seen the crazy things happening with “Crazy Dana” lately? Have you heard what he’s said? Have you seen his voting record? Are you just tired of his overall history of craziness? Well, it’s not like we are obligated to suffer any longer. Debbie Cook is running, after all. And come on, doesn’t Debbie…

Clean Energy v. Big Polluters

This just in from Environment California. Now that the state is about to decide how to implement the landmark 2006 legislation that set the goal of reducing California’s greenhouse gas emissions by 25% by 2020, we have a chance to tell the Governor that we want to go forward with a strategy to actually accomplish…

CA-46: Inside the Debbie Cook Campaign

{Note: Yes, I have previously announced my support for Debbie Cook. No, I’m not “shilling” for the campaign… Or for anyone else, for that matter. These are my own observations and my own analysis of the state of the race in the 46th District. From now on, this series will be devoted to Democrats taking…