On global warming, Oregonians see "separate realities," survey finds

Sep 26, 2011 Full story: The Oregonian

One piece of common ground: Neither conservatives nor liberals were fond of coal power, the survey found.

Full Story

Toronto, Canada

#1 Sep 28, 2011
"Given the ideological divide, "communications about evidence may only affect a small subset of moderates," the report concluded."

That is always the case. Only the moderates are open to listening.

But the good news is that both groups can agree on the need for energy independence, sustainability and green jobs. While the motives may differ, both groups need to get away from dependence on fossil fuels with their high costs (unsubsidized), limited avaialabiltiy and high pollution.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Oregon Government Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Oregon Lottery must expand gambling-addiction p... (Dec '13) Aug '14 Cory Trevor 4
Oregon Governor Seeks Lawsuit Over Health Exchange May '14 United Clowns 1
Panel to study at Agent Orange residue exposure May '14 Jaimie 4
Oregon panel recommends moving to federal exchange Apr '14 April fools 34
Oregon Patriots Win Crucial Round In Attempt To... Apr '14 Magadala 3
Oregon Gubernatorial Candidate: Homosexuality I... Apr '14 Ms_Harmony 1
Global warming: Oregon policies generate carbon... (Mar '14) Mar '14 truth facts 2

Oregon Government People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE