Sustainability

Will the promise of carbon tax revenue motivate a GOP Congress

Last week I had a visit from Mark Gould, Group Leader of the Charleston SC Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby, “a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change.” Joining us was Caleb Pennington, a University of South Carolina student, who is starting a Citizens’…

Advocacy group says new poll shows support among small business owners for stronger clean water rules

By Chris Adams McClatchy Washington Bureau July 23, 2014 WASHINGTON — A progressive business advocacy group said that small business owners from around the country support greater efforts by the federal government to protect the nation’s water, according to a poll the group commissioned. The poll of small-business owners found…