Climate Security Act: Spin battles begin

If you haven’t been paying close attention to the rumblings about US laws addressing climate change, you won’t be able to avoid the issue much longer. The leading bill in a raft of climate proposals, Lieberman-Warner climate bill, deftly titled “The Climate Security Act”, is expected to come to Senate floor for debate as early as next month. is The public debate will be hugely important as the opening act in a multi year struggle to fashion US climate change policy even though few insiders I’ve talked with expect this act to ever become law. It will influence whatever law does come to pass.

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