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Apr 22, 2015 Press Release
Safe Climate Caucus members have been speaking out about climate change in a variety of ways for Earth Day 2015.  
 
Rep. Matt Cartwright (PA-17): Discussed the need for weather preparedness planning to reduce the costs of climate change.
 
Apr 16, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — This week the Safe Climate Caucus addressed the impacts of climate change in California.   The 4-year drought and record low snowpack in the Sierra’s point to a changing way of life in the state.  

Apr 16, 2015 Editorial

Most Americans know, in general, about climate change. Even those who dispute it have read or heard about rising tides, melting ice caps and superstorms.

Apr 13, 2015 Editorial

While many members of Congress remain wary of the costs of reducing climate change pollution, they need look no further than the largest state economy in our nation for a perfect example of how to take action.

Mar 19, 2015 Editorial

The United States federal government spends more than $3 million every hour putting out fires and responding to extreme weather events. That figure will continue to grow as the prevalence of natural disasters increases because of climate change.

Mar 6, 2015 Editorial

When I am traveling up and down the Central Coast of California, I'll often take Highway 154 through the Santa Ynez Mountains past beautiful Lake Cachuma, a source of drinking water for 220,000 people in southern Santa Barbara County.

Mar 3, 2015 Press Release

House Safe Climate Caucus Welcomes Congressman DeSaulnier and Congressman Lieu to its membership

Feb 25, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC.  The House Safe Climate Caucus (SCC) today welcomed Congressman Don Beyer (VA-08) as the newest member of the 39- Member SCC team that works to raise awareness of and push for action on climate change. 

Feb 11, 2015 Blog Post

I am so pleased that Mr. Waxman asked me to take over as the chair of the House’s Safe Climate Caucus, a caucus that he originally started when the House came under Republican control and the new Majority stopped trying to tackle climate change.  This caucus aims to speak the truth, even in the face of denial.    

May 6, 2014 Press Release
Today Ranking Member Waxman released the following statement on the release of the National Climate Assessment:

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