Stories tagged: "climate crisis"

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Farmers Union President Warns: ‘We Have No Time to Lose’ on Climate Change

Farmers want to see leadership and a healthier climate as extreme weather wipes out more crops.

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event, Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Biden Proposes $2 Trillion Plan to Fight Climate Change and Create Millions of Jobs

“When Donald Trump thinks about climate change, the only word he can muster is ‘hoax.’ When I think about climate change, the word I think of is ‘jobs.’”

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Trump and His EPA Are ‘Using the Coronavirus as Cover’ to Gut Rules Against Climate Change

Environmental experts say these actions represent nothing less than a generous handout to polluters at the expense of regular Americans, particularly communities of color and children.

Wisconsinites Tell Climate Change Task Force Change Needs to Have Happened Yesterday
Farmers Wonder if Wetter Fields Are New Norm

Central Wisconsin farmers share stories of soaked fields, delayed planting and harvesting with Governor’s Task Force on Climate Change

Ned Daniels, Jr., chairman of the Forest County Potawatomi community, delivers the 2020 State of the Tribes address in Madison on Tuesday, Feb. 18. (
Tribal Address Calls Attention to Sex Trafficking and Fighting Opioids

Climate change action also sought by state's Native American leaders

The Fox River is reflected in the "River Monolith" sculpture along Green Bay's riverfront. (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
How Green Bay Is Going Green

City launching efforts to fight climate change as federal and state efforts falter or go backwards

Lake Michigan has risen to within inches of the seawall in Kewaunee. The seawall underwent a $4 million upgrade two years ago. (Photo by Pat Kreitlow)
Lake Michigan Heading for Record Highs Again

Climate change brings ongoing damage and disruption in several WI communities