May I bring up climate change?

Climate change is still real folks. As the ocean acidifies from excess atmosheric CO2, we could decide to make changes, changes that would actually help the economy and lower CO2 emissions. Unfortunately, those changes might hurt the pockets of foreign petro-sheiks who co-own Fox News.

CONTRARY BRIN

Recall a while back, when I cited Greg Page, executive chairman of Cargill, Inc., who leads a large group of very conservative agri-businessmen that — despite strong GOP bias — broke with the Fox Party Line on climate –– turning instead to face our desperate need to save the planet.

Climate-changeThey aren’t the only ones! Think. What businesses will be hurt most by the ever rising instabilities we face? News item: an insurance company is suing nearly 200 Chicago-area towns for failing to do more to prevent damages it says are linked to climate change. Farmers Insurance is asking the communities to return flood claims from the spring of 2013, which caused at least $218 million in losses. The towns should have done more to fortify their sewers and stormwater drains, the group argues.

So, as the smart-practical conservatives peel away, what is the Fox-Koch end game plan for when…

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