Videos

Sep 12, 2013 Video
Rep. Alan Lowenthal’s of California’s 47th District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor yesterday to call on Congress to heed the warnings of the scientific community and act to prevent the worsening effects of climate change.
Sep 11, 2013 Video
Rep. Jim Moran’s of Virginia’s 8th District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor yesterday to highlight the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's dire new estimates on the rate of global warming in the next century.
Sep 10, 2013 Video
Rep. Jerry McNerney’s of California’s 9th District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor yesterday to criticize House Republicans’ refusal to acknowledge the scientific evidence of climate change, citing a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration report on the impact of climate change on extreme weather events through the United States last year.
Aug 2, 2013 Video
Rep. Henry A. Waxman of California’s 33rd District and chair of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor today to highlight a powerful op-ed written by four former EPA Administrators for Republican Presidents - William Ruckelshaus (Presidents Nixon and Reagan), Lee Thomas (President Reagan), William Reilly (President George Bush), and Christine Todd Whitman (President George W. Bush) - calling for immediate and substantive action to curb climate change.
Aug 2, 2013 Video
Rep. Barbara Lee’s of California’s 13th District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor today to criticize House Republicans for again failing to act on climate change, as members of Congress begin a five-week district work period.
Aug 1, 2013 Video
Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota’s Fifth District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor today to discuss the heat island effect, which has resulted in urban communities experiencing rising temperatures at double the rate of average global temperatures, exacerbating the effects of climate change in those areas.
Aug 1, 2013 Video
Rep. Donna F. Edwards of Maryland’s Fourth District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor today to discuss the effects of climate change in Maryland, noting the flooding risks resulting from rising sea levels and average temperatures.
Jul 31, 2013 Video
Rep. Alan Lowenthal of California’s 47th District and a member of the Safe Climate Caucus spoke on the House floor today to address the risks to coastal populations posed by the effects of climate change, placing approximately 3.7 million Americans at risk.
Jul 30, 2013 Video
Rep. Jim Moran of Virginia’s Eighth District, a member of the Safe Climate Caucus, spoke on the House floor today to applaud the President’s responsible commitment to address climate change, urging him to use take full advantage of his existing authorities to protect the climate.
Jul 25, 2013 Video
Rep. Henry A. Waxman of California’s Thirty-Third District, a member of the Safe Climate Caucus, spoke on the House floor today to call attention to a new study, published in the journal Nature, which estimates the worldwide impact of a rapidly warming Arctic could cost the global economy $60 trillion.

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