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Virginia Members: Congress Must Pass Climate Legislation

5/18/2009 // By Miles Grant

During the lunch break of today’s Environmental Protection Agency hearing, the National Wildlife Federation joined several other environmental groups to host a news conference on the need for Congress to pass comprehensive climate and energy legislation. Two members of Congress …

NWF: “Massive Momentum” Behind Climate & Clean Energy Bill

5/13/2009 // By Miles Grant

House Democrats have unveiled the details of comprehensive clean energy & climate legislation that could come up for a vote in a matter of days. Here’s what Joe Mendelson, the National Wildlife Federation’s director of global warming policy, had to …

Waxman Ready to Show Cards on ACES?

5/12/2009 // By Miles Grant

The National Wildlife Federation has been lobbying hard to help build support for strong provisions in the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009. Now Grist reports Democrats have reached a deal on details: House leaders have reportedly reached …

Insomniac Bears

4/30/2009 // By Julia Marden

Last week I met a wildlife biologist from New Hampshire. Each year he sees animals that can’t adapt to the rising temperatures– grizzly bears that won’t hibernate and snowshoe hares whose fur won’t turn white. He came to DC to …

Got a Few Minutes to Walk In for Wildlife This Week?

4/16/2009 // By Shreema Mehta

I know many of you have sent in emails and made phone calls to advocate on behalf of bold climate action to safeguard wildlife from global warming, but this week we have a special opportunity to take a slightly different …