19 Sep '11, 5am

125 Republican Votes Against Environment Database Compiled by Waxman’s Staff: Filed under: Energy News

125 Republican Votes Against Environment Database Compiled by Waxman’s Staff: Filed under: Energy News

To hear Republicans tell it, their attacks on the EPA in this congress are in response to what the American People want. Well, just so The American People know what The American People want, here is a searchable online database (thanks to Leslie Kauffman at the New York Times Green blog ) that details each of the 125 votes that House Republicans have taken on environmental issues in this congress. The list was compiled by the staffers of Rep Henry Waxman, (who co-authored the Waxman-Markey climate bill, that the CBO scored as injecting $60 billion into our economy while cleaning up our little climate problem before it gets too catastrophic by switching us to clean energy using cap and trade – that Senate Republicans filibustered). Like Mr. Markey, Mr. Waxman’s legislative staff have time on their hands these days, as no other legislation is being proposed by the House Repu...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/09/19/125-republican-votes-...

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GOP Congress Has Made 125 Anti-Environment Votes This Year So Far That's a lot.

GOP Congress Has Made 125 Anti-Environment Vote...

treehugger.com 13 Sep '11, 5pm

Now the average citizen can do exactly that. If he or she cares to. Some Democratic staffers have compiled a searchable da...