Jefferson Exchange | November 7, 2013
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Thu November 7, 2013

Understanding The Latest Western Climate Pact

The inability of Congress to agree on much of anything slows down legislation in many fronts. 

Credit Michael Jastremski/Wikimedia

Climate change is one of these, and political leaders in the West are not waiting around. 

The governors of California, Oregon and Washington recently signed a new climate change pact with the premier of British Columbia. 

Environment California is one of many groups that pushed for the change; we talk to its legislative director about what might happen next--and what his group would like to see.

 

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