Larry Shapiro

Larry Shapiro is associate director for program development at the Rockefeller Family Fund.

Why did the climate bill die? Because we still don’t have a real climate movement

Why did climate legislation fail? The absence of pressure from Americans across the country demanding that serious action be taken.

Why immigration reform is getting more traction than climate change in the Senate

Sen. Lindsey Graham’s (R-S.C.) decision to withdraw from discussions with his Senate colleagues regarding climate legislation has been greeted by some well-meaning environmentalists as a reason to bash President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) for their …