Global Warming Columns on Townhall

  • Paul Driessen - Welcome to the Third World

    Welcome to the Third World

    Paul Driessen
    Posted: 3/12/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    As Britain suffered through its coldest December in a century, families were forced to choose between keeping homes warm and feeding their children nourishing meals – thanks to climate policies that have forced extensive reliance on wind power and deliberately driven energy prices skyward.
  • Hugh Hewitt - The House GOP Forfeits The Strategic Advantage of Time

    The House GOP Forfeits The Strategic Advantage of Time

    Hugh Hewitt
    Posted: 3/3/2011 10:00:47 AM EST
    Four months ago the nation's voters gave John Boehner and the House GOP he leads a massive mandate to change the fiscal direction of the United States.
  • Phyllis Schlafly - So Refreshing -- Congress Doing Its Job

    So Refreshing -- Congress Doing Its Job

    Phyllis Schlafly
    Posted: 3/1/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Republican members of the House, goaded on by tea partiers, have made a good start in fulfilling their promise to cut $100 billion out of current spending of taxpayers' money. The House approved 66 amendments, most on roll-call votes, to H.R. 1, the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act for FY 2011.
  • Paul Driessen - Wind Power: Questionable Benefits, Concealed Impacts

    Wind Power: Questionable Benefits, Concealed Impacts

    Paul Driessen
    Posted: 2/28/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    America is running out of natural gas. Prices will soar, making imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) and T Boone Pickens' wind farm plan practical, affordable and inevitable. That was then.
  • Ed Feulner - Dark Days for Solar Power

    Dark Days for Solar Power

    Ed Feulner
    Posted: 2/25/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Ever heard of the Solyndra solar-cell plant in Fremont, Calif.? Most people haven’t. That’s a shame, considering how much taxpayer money has been poured into it.
  • Jeff Stier - The EPA's Latest Unscientific Power Grab

    The EPA's Latest Unscientific Power Grab

    Jeff Stier
    Posted: 2/23/2011 1:48:08 PM EST
    Why would the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) overturn its own scientists and decide to regulate trace levels of perchlorate in drinking water after it recently decided it didn't need to be regulated?
  • Dick Morris and  Eileen McGann - U.S. Has Cut Emissions ... Without Cap and Tax

    U.S. Has Cut Emissions ... Without Cap and Tax

    Dick Morris and Eileen McGann
    Posted: 2/19/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    While the federal Environmental Protection Administration is about to impose regulations and taxes on carbon emissions by executive fiat -- in the name of stopping global climate change -- the United States has already dramatically cut its emissions and probably has already complied with the Kyoto/Copenhagen goals for reduced emissions.
  • Paul Driessen - Environmentalist Fraud and Manslaughter

    Environmentalist Fraud and Manslaughter

    Paul Driessen
    Posted: 2/19/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Many chemotherapy drugs for treating cancer have highly unpleasant side effects – hair loss, vomiting, intense joint pain, liver damage and fetal defects, to name just a few. But anyone trying to ban the drugs would be tarred, feathered and run out of town. And rightly so.
  • Rich Galen - Being Smart on the Budget

    Being Smart on the Budget

    Rich Galen
    Posted: 2/14/2011 11:40:34 AM EST
    Here are the approximate numbers that you're going to be hearing about all day today, coming out of President Obama's proposebudget.
  • Howard Rich - 'Going Gingrich'

    'Going Gingrich'

    Howard Rich
    Posted: 2/10/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Have recent elections taught Republicans nothing?
  • John Hawkins - 15 Quotes From Conservatives On The Global Warming Hoax

    15 Quotes From Conservatives On The Global Warming Hoax

    John Hawkins
    Posted: 2/8/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Liberal luddites who hate capitalism and industry have spent billions to spread global warming propaganda, despite the fact that it looks more like a fraud, a scam, and a hustle every year.
  • John Hawkins - 15 Quotes From Conservatives On The Global Warming Hoax

    15 Quotes From Conservatives On The Global Warming Hoax

    John Hawkins
    Posted: 2/8/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Liberal luddites who hate capitalism and industry have spent billions to spread global warming propaganda, despite the fact that it looks more like a fraud, a scam, and a hustle every year.
  • Debra J. Saunders - Green Jobs Are Not Evergreen Jobs

    Green Jobs Are Not Evergreen Jobs

    Debra J. Saunders
    Posted: 2/6/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    After receiving at least $43 million in aid from the state of Massachusetts, Evergreen Solar announced last month that it would be closing its manufacturing plant in Devens, Mass., laying off its 800 workers and moving its manufacturing operations to China.
  • David Limbaugh - Obama's Discriminatory Application of Laws Abounds

    Obama's Discriminatory Application of Laws Abounds

    David Limbaugh
    Posted: 2/4/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Is there anything about the Obama administration that doesn't reek of discriminatory application and enforcement of laws and the arbitrary and capricious abuse of power?
  • Debra J. Saunders - Do-Gooders Mobilize Against Free Speech

    Do-Gooders Mobilize Against Free Speech

    Debra J. Saunders
    Posted: 2/3/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Forget all that talk about bipartisan civility.
  • Thomas Sowell - Spilled Milk

    Spilled Milk

    Thomas Sowell
    Posted: 2/1/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Despite the old saying, "Don't cry over spilled milk," the Environmental Protection Agency is doing just that.
  • Tim Carney - Government Electric

    Government Electric

    Tim Carney
    Posted: 1/25/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Barack Obama rose to office promising to take on the "special interests." But there may be no "special interest" quite as special and quite as well connected as General Electric.
  • Mona Charen - Environmentalists: Hands Off My Dishes!

    Environmentalists: Hands Off My Dishes!

    Mona Charen
    Posted: 1/25/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    I began noticing the white coating, dull film, and simply unclean dishes a few weeks ago. Naturally, I suspected that other members of my clan were failing to place dishes on the racks of the dishwasher properly.
  • Victor Davis Hanson - The Bloomberg Syndrome

    The Bloomberg Syndrome

    Victor Davis Hanson
    Posted: 1/20/2011 9:29:38 AM EST
    After the recent Tucson, Ariz., shootings, Pima County Sheriff Clarence W. Dupnik, a Democrat, almost immediately and without evidence claimed that conservative anti-government speech had set off alleged killer Jared Lee Loughner.
  • John Hawkins - 5 Pieces Of Common Liberal Rhetoric Designed To Incite Violence

    5 Pieces Of Common Liberal Rhetoric Designed To Incite Violence

    John Hawkins
    Posted: 1/18/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Since Jared Lee Loughner went on his rampage in Tucson, we've been treated to perfectly ridiculous liberal howling about "violent rhetoric." The reason it's "perfectly ridiculous" is that “liberals being liberals," they've tackled the whole debate in such a politically correct manner that it makes the debate laughable.