20 Sep '12, 7pm

Which U.S. presidents were the greenest? Hint: The top 2 weren't Democrats. Answer here: via #TheAgenda

Corporate Knights Theodore Roosevelt received the most points by far in a survey of environmental groups. What do Theodore Roosevelt, Richard M. Nixon and Jimmy Carter have in common? They are viewed as environmentally progressive presidents — at least by the 12 groups that ranked them in a survey released this week. Still, the challenges faced by presidents who stand up for the environment have shifted greatly over time, some of those organizations point out, making it hard to compare one leader’s achievements with another’s. A closer look at big issues facing the country in the 2012 Election. Economy , Planet , Security , World and Health . Corporate Knights , a media and financial services company that promotes “clean capitalism” for companies, asked 12 leading environmental groups to name the three presidents they felt did the most for the environment and to rank them ...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/americas-greene...

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