The Green New Deal is a statement that we want to buckle down and work so as to not be overwhelmed by the climate crisis. Though he’s not termed his plans as “The Green New Deal,” Jay Inslee does have detailed plans (forged in the reality of managing one of the most progressive states in … Continue reading The Green New Deal. Jay Inslee: the man with the plan.
Depressed or Hopeful? Resigned or Engaged? How should we feel and how should we act regarding the climate crisis? All these qualities are part of the climate-crisis mix, and are exemplified by the experiences of three people representing different groups: Kim Cobb, climate scientist; Greta Thunberg, climate activist, and Jay Inslee, politician and person in … Continue reading CLIMATE DEPRESSION, CLIMATE HOPE
Jay Inslee is the right choice for president. Why? Résumé, Character, Vision.(To see Inslee's plans, go to https://www.jayinslee.com/issues) Jay’s résumé is strong. He’s engaged. He solves problems. Whereas many candidates talk of general approaches to climate change, he’s been working specific solutions as the governor of Washington State and as the chair of … Continue reading Vote for Jay Inslee. Vote for the future.
“In Washington, we’re electrifying planes, trains, ferries and automobiles," Inslee said. "And today, we’re showing we can electrify buses, too. It’s exciting to celebrate the first electric school bus in Washington state, because this effort is, ultimately, all about our kids and their future.” — source: Gov. Inslee Press Updates <firstname.lastname@example.org> 17 June 2019
— source: Jerry Cornfield, “Inslee’s political knockdown shakes both parties,” Central Kitsap Reporter 31 May 2019, p. 4. Print. 1. Inslee “vetoed a sentence repeated in six successive sections of the transportation budget.” “Under Inslee, laws have been passed requiring providers of public transit services to stop using gasoline-powered vehicles and switch to ones … Continue reading Two strong pro-environment actions by Gov. Jay Inslee
“21So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the waters teem . . . And God saw that it was good. 22God blessed them and said, ‘Be fruitful and increase in number and fill the water in the seas . . .’” — Genesis 1 The Chasing Coral … Continue reading Coral and Kilmer
Yesterday, Governor Jay Inslee signed into law the 100% clean energy bill, which was crafted by the Washington State legislature. It is the strongest clean energy bill in the nation. That bold and wise action gives us hope. David Wallace-Wells, in his newly published book, The Uninhabitable Earth, paints a grim picture of our … Continue reading Climate Change Hope