Jane Meyer says the Koch brothers’ PAC has representatives pledging to vote against “legislation relating to climate change unless it is accompanied by an equivalent amount of tax cuts” and that “the pledge essentially commits those who sign to it to vote against nearly any meaningful bill regarding global war[m]ing”. Comment on this or other matters?
Michael Tobis, editor-in-chief of Planet3.0 and site cofounder, has always been interested in the interface between science and public policy. He holds a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences where he developed a 3-D ocean model on a custom computing platform. He has been involved in sustainability conversations on the internet since 1992, has been a web software developer since 2000, and has been posting sustainability articles on the web since 2007.