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Two key democratic lawmakers: Sierra Club’s “beyond natural gas” is beyond reason

Posted on: August 20th, 2012 by NoGreenSlime 1 Comment

The National Journal reported on July 16 that U.S. Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) and U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) took shots at the Sierra Club’s beyond gas campaign, an important development considering that Markey is the ranking member of the House Natural Resources Committee, and Wyden’s expectation to be the top Democrat on the Senate [...]

Slimed by the Sierra Club

Posted on: August 20th, 2012 by NoGreenSlime No Comments

The Sierra Club’s about-face on natural gas development was about four years in the making, going from general support for the industry in 2008 to strong opposition in 2012. The Wall Street Journal captured this organization’s hypocrisy in a May 2012 article. The Sierra Club seems to ignore several important facts: natural gas is the [...]