Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends: November 25, 2014

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In This Issue: #1: Van Hollen Statement on US-China Agreement on Climate and Clean Energy #2: Populareconomics.org: Marching to Cap and Dividend: An Idea That Can Break the Political Gridlock #3: Grist.org, Dave Roberts: A Proposal to Save the Middle Class. . . by Cutting Carbon Pollution #4: Ecowatch.org: Carbon… continue reading »

Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends, Oct. 24

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In This Issue: #1 2020Action: A Politically Viable Plan to Fight Global Warming #2 Price Pollution, Cut Carbon: Community events to Address Climate Change #3 Voice of America/Reuters: World Bank Leads Push to Set Price on Carbon Emissions #4 Bloomberg BNA: UN Climate Summit Expected to Show Growing Momentum for… continue reading »

Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends, Sept. 30, 2014

Policy Update: Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends From the Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Mike Tidwell, Director Compiled and edited by Ted Glick, CCAN National Campaign Coordinator September 30, 2014 The Chesapeake Climate Action Network supports efforts to advance legislation to put a price on carbon and return all or most of… continue reading »

Saving our climate and the middle class

by Mike Tidwell and Tyson Slocum The Hill, September 10, 2014 Our nation faces two great crises. First, climate change is spiraling out of control. In May we learned from the National Climate Assessment that “climate change, once considered an issue for a distant future, has moved firmly into the… continue reading »

A climate for change–a solution conservatives could accept

Washington Post editorial, August 27, 2014 A PROMINENT member of Congress has proposed a comprehensive national climate-change plan. It’s only 28 pages long, it’s market-based, and it would put money into the pockets of most Americans. This is not the first time that Rep. Chris Van Hollen (Md.), a House… continue reading »

Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends

Policy Update: Pricing Carbon, Paying Dividends From the Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Mike Tidwell, Director Compiled and edited by Ted Glick, CCAN National Campaign Coordinator August 28, 2014 The Chesapeake Climate Action Network supports efforts to advance legislation to put a price on carbon and return all or most of… continue reading »

The Baltimore Sun backs cap and dividend

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Less than a week after Congressman Chris Van Hollen introduced the Healthy Climate and Family Security Act (H.R. 5721), Maryland’s most influential newspaper, the Baltimore Sun, published a strong editorial endorsing the bill. The editorial’s opening makes the clear, convincing case that average Americans will benefit from cutting carbon pollution under the cap… continue reading »