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Down To Earth archive for Jan. 1, 2010


Washington’s Congressional Delegation Report Card

A week ago today, Environment Washington, a state-based, citizen funded environmental advocacy group released its annual scorecard on Washington’s Congressional delegation, documenting their environmental votes over the last year and a half. In a release by Environment Washington, they applauded Senator's Maria Cantwell and Patty...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 5, 2010

MONDAY, JAN. 4, 2010

Another Green Monday

Andrew Revkin, probably the best environmental reporter today, took a buyout from The New York Times after fifteen years on the job. Another casualty of budget cuts, his departure will leave a definite void in the Times’ coverage of climate change at a time when...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 1, 2010

Friday Quote II

A new year. A new perspective.On Tuesday, we had the pleasure of attending the swearing-in ceremony for Spokane City Council's newest member Amber Waldref. We were there amongst 80 or so friends, family, colleagues, citizens and council representatives to celebrate with Amber and to wish...

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Friday Quote

We are what we repeatedly do.-AristotleLet’s hope not. Human response tends to put off dealing with the bad until later. Repeatedly. That sort of defines the decade on climate change. For DTE, one of the highlights of the decade was watching, or studying, HBO’s The...

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