#561, 8 JULY 2015
A Solution to Climate Change that will Grow our Economy
Citizens’ Climate Lobby believe that politicians don’t create political will, they respond to it! This international grassroots advocacy organization has worked tirelessly over the past few years focusing on national policies to address climate change. Brad & Steffi, lead organizers for two local CCL chapters, will explain how their proposed solution, called Carbon Fee & Dividend, will work to mitigate carbon emissions as well as grow our economy, jobs, and GDP. If interested in joining CCL’s efforts then feel free to signup for their email updates through their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/ashevilleccl or check out the main website for CCLwww.citizensclimatelobby.org
Brad Rouse is a lead organizer and Congressional Liaison for the Citizens’ Climate Lobby and an independent consultant in the fields of energy policy, energy planning, and energy efficiency.
Steffi Rausch is lead organizer for the Asheville Citizens’ Climate Lobby as well as owner of Evolv (www.evolv.com), a local web design & development company.
Come early for community connections and green drink specials!
Socializing: 5:30 – 6:00PM
Presentation: 6:00 – 7:00 PM