Yup, climate change is real -- but what can ya do?Photo: Bob JagendorfCross-posted from ThinkProgress Green. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) vetoed legislation to preserve his state's participation in a regional climate program on Friday. As he vetoed the bill (S. 2946), which would have blocked his decision to pull out of the successful Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), Christie announced that he had been convinced by scientists that human-made climate change is a real threat. The New Jersey Star-Ledger reports that he said "climate change is real": He added that "human activity plays a role in these changes" …
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Brad Johnson is the campaign manager of Forecast the Facts. He was previously the editor for ThinkProgress Green. Brad holds a bachelor's degree in math and physics from Amherst College and master's degree in geosciences from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.