Paulson wants a carbon tax. Phoenix wants water. Both are Republican. Will this move the needle on climate change?
Fracking requires huge amounts of water, and 55% of fracking wells are in areas experiencing drought.
Heat, drought and unpredictable wind surges fuel devastating wild fires, and all are symptoms of climate change.
“4 out of every 5 Americans said climate change will be a serious problem for the US if nothing is done.”
How long are we going to continue ignoring the cause of these problems, while throwing billions at the symptoms?
Even more right wing groups are asking for stuff from big government.