State’s climate policy depends on federal waivers

  California officials have discerned a chilling signal that the Trump administration may be willing to halt the state’s unique authority to impose its own vehicle emission rules — a move that could undercut its pioneering effort to battle climate change. http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/government-and-politics/20170219/states-climate-policy-depends-on-federal-waivers
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California’s Biggest Security Threat? Climate Change, Says Former Adviser | The California Report | KQED News

Former National Security Adviser Richard Clarke warns of serious security problems if sea level rise results in the dramatic displacement of people. Source: California’s Biggest Security Threat? Climate Change, Says Former Adviser | The California Report | KQED News
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After bruising battle, climate change skeptic Scott Pruitt confirmed to lead EPA – LA Times

President Trump ’s nominee to run the Environmental Protection Agency , a climate change skeptic who has for years been an ardent critic of the department he will now lead, got final Senate approval Friday after a prolonged assault from environmentalists. Source: After bruising battle, climate change skeptic Scott Pruitt confirmed to lead EPA – […]
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