Government: Federal and State Project Resources

Link to the Project page with information about the Federal and State Government Project

Oregon’s 2021 Legislative Session A discussion of the bills that SOCAN is supporting or opposing during the 2021 legislative session with links to bill language, status, and Committee Hearings where oral or written public testimony can be undertaken.

FACT SHEET: President Biden Takes Executive Actions to Tackle the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad, Create Jobs, and Restore Scientific Integrity Across Federal Government – January 27, 2021

SOCAN January Monthly Meeting – Climate Action in 2021: Obstacles and Opportunities as viewed through the lens of the 2020 Election

Power Point (saved as pdf)

YouTube Video

2020 Southern Oregon Candidate Interviews on Climate and Environment

Oregon Climate Action Plan engagement in response to Governor Brown’s Executive Order 20-04

SOCAN Board Endorses the Green New Deal

Clean Energy Jobs Bill 2018-2020 – History

Jordan Cove Terminal/Pacific Connector Pipeline

The Carbon Mistake A discussion of when it’s appropriate to focus discussion on carbon and when this is not appropriate and actually generates counter-productive confusion.

The Tax versus Cap Approach to limiting greenhouse gas emissioons. A discussion of the cap approach versus taxapproach to pricing greenhouse gas emissions, including a discussion of the ways funds can be expended.

The Natural Gas conundrum   A discussion of why fossil (natural) gas is not a climate solution.

The Climate Science Consensus A discussion of the twelve step sequence comrising the climate science consensus describing the science of global warming and the climate chaos it is causing.