Mitigating climate change would create new economic possibilities

Critics of policies that would mitigate climate change often predict a negative economic impact from efforts to forestall devastating rises in sea level, stronger storms, extreme weather, altered flooding and drought conditions.  Rains that are compared to biblical events, heat waves that don’t end, tornadoes that strike in savage swarms — there’s been a change […]

Take Action to Stop Climate Change

If we don’t act boldly to combat climate change, the CIA says that a warming planet will increase international instability and the Pentagon has already been preparing to wage war for water based on assumptions that this will be necessary. We must aggressively combat climate change by moving to clean, sustainable power sources, improving energy efficiency […]

Combating Climate Change to Save the Planet

Climate change is the single greatest threat facing our planet. The debate is over, and the scientific jury is in: global climate change is real, it is caused mainly by emissions released from burning fossil fuels and it poses a catastrophic threat to the long-term longevity of our planet. If we do nothing, the planet […]

Reverse climate change

The threat of climate change puts at risk our planet’s capacity to support life. The demand for clean alternative energy is the only way that we can insure human survival. Climate change is one of the most important issues of our time. The debate is over: Climate change is real, it’s caused by human activity […]

You have power to change the world

Do not ever imagine that you are helpless to influence the events taking place around you. This is a democracy, so it is your duty to make the world a better place. There is no need to feel sorry if things are your fault because accepting the blame only means you have the power to […]

McCormick slams President Donald Trump’s retreat from the trade war

The following is a statement from Lisa McCormick, one of two Democratic primary election candidates for US Senate: President Donald Trump has once again staked out a set of policies that leave American consumers and businesses, as well as our international allies, in a worse position than we were in when he started his loud, angry and […]

McCormick calling for six debates

Lisa McCormick, one of two Democratic primary election candidates for US Senate, has called on the incumbent, Senator Robert Menendez, to agree on a schedule of six debates to give voters a chance to make a fair comparison of the candidates. “I have proposed substantive policies to address the problems confronting American and I would […]

Stop offshore oil & gas drilling

The Trump administration is opening the door to radically expand offshore oil and gas drilling in our most sensitive coastal waters, putting at risk of a spill about 90 percent of the outer continental shelf along with irreplaceable wildlife and coastal communities. Trump would expose the Arctic waters — our last undeveloped ocean —to drilling, […]

McCormick urging Democrats to pursue progressive agenda

Lisa McCormick is asking Democrats in Congress to sign on to eight bills that define a better future for America and show the nation what life could be like with a progressive majority running things instead of the greedy and corrupt cartel of billionaires who are driving the Republican agenda. McCormick said every Democrat in Congress […]

GOP puts America on a road to economic disaster

Lisa McCormick‏ is warning people to “brace for impact” as Republicans seem intent on hijacking democracy and derailing the economy with dangerous, greedy policies moving through Congress. “Every Republican president presided over economic calamity: Prepare yourself for the Trump Slump: Tax cuts for the rich, Millions uninsured,” said McCormick‏ in a recent post on Twitter. “Every Republican president presided […]