McKibben op-ed on threat to Arctic refuge in LA Times
October 25, 2017
Post Carbon Fellow Bill McKibben’s op-ed on the Arctic wildlife refuge and the role of the Citizens Climate Lobby appeared in the Los Angeles Times.
From the article:
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…we are in a season of wreckage right now in Washington, and so there is real risk that the budget now under consideration will allow oilmen into that refuge. In fact, the final decision may come down to a small group of House Republicans who have announced that they’re interested in “climate solutions.” With the heroic help of the Citizens Climate Lobby, which turns 10 this fall, 60 members of Congress — 30 from each party — have been persuaded to join a caucus that aims “to educate members on economically viable options to reduce climate risk and protect our nation’s economy.”