Heat and Drought Shrink Prized Western Trout Streams

In a stark example of how climate change can damage the outdoor recreation industry, heat and drought in the Rocky Mountain area have nearly dried up many prized trout streams.  The Associated Press reported in a September 7, 2021 article that the Mountain West region has become hotter and drier and has experienced more frequent […]

Judge Rejects Red State Challenge to Biden’s New Social Cost of Carbon

In January 2021, the Biden Administration announced that it would establish a new, interim cost figure for the damage caused by a ton of greenhouse gas emissions. The executive order said “An accurate social cost is essential for agencies to accurately determine the social benefits of reducing greenhouse gas emissions when conducting cost-benefit analyses of […]

Wayne Clark

District 99
Jefferson County

Chuck Horst

District 95
Berkeley County

Don Forsht

District 91
Berkeley County

George Miller

District 90
Morgan County

Bryan Ward

District 86
Hardy & Pendleton Counties

Judge Halts Dakota Access Pipeline

A federal judge ordered a halt to the Dakota Access Pipeline until a proper environmental impact analysis is done, which could take a year. Read more on The Washington Post or download the PDF»

Randy Smith

District 14
Preston, Taylor, Tucker, Grant, Mineral, & Hardy

Bill Hamilton

District 11
Randolph, Upshur, Pendleton,
Grant, Pocahontas, Braxton,
Webster, & Nicholas