2:08 PM, Jun 25, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Obama's climate speech, being held today outside at Georgetown University, appeared to be drowned out for a few moments by an airplane headed for Reagan National Airport:
Georgetown is near the flight path many commercial jets take as they head toward the airport just across the river from Washington, D.C.
Read more... 9:29 AM, Jun 25, 2013 • By JERYL BIER
While Daniel P. Schrag, White House climate adviser, tells the New York Times that "
a war on coal is exactly what's needed," so far the Obama administration has been a boon for U.S. coal exports. Read more... 3:42 PM, Jun 22, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Barack Obama will give a speech on "climate change" this Tuesday, the president announces in a YouTube video:
VIDEO Read more... "My only interest is making sure that when I look back 20 years from now..." 7:02 AM, May 30, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
At a fundraiser last night in Chicago, President Barack Obama signaled that he's interested in his legacy as a president and insisted that he's willing to work with anyone.
Read more... 1:33 PM, Feb 20, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Secretary of State John Kerry gave his first major foreign policy speech today. In his address, delivered at the University of Virginia, he discussed tackling climate change.
Read more... 9:17 PM, Feb 12, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
In his State of the Union Address this evening, President Barack Obama will encourage Congress to adapt a cap and trade plan to deal with climate change. Energy, climate, and taxes are a sizable portion of Obama's speech.
Read more... 1:23 PM, Jan 8, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
This last year, 2012, was the warmest year on record, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It was also "a historic year for extreme weather that included drought, wildfires, hurricanes and storms; however, tornado activity was below average."
Read more... 11:56 AM, Dec 1, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
A top adviser to President Barack Obama, Valerie Jarrett, was heckled at a speech yesterday to grassroots organizers by a "climate activist."