Sen. Jeff Merkley

A dangerous proposal

An argument against Murkowski’s radical attempt to overrule EPA scientists

Today one of my Republican colleagues introduced a proposal to brazenly overturn sound scientific work done by our nation’s leading public health experts and prohibit the Environment Protection Agency from doing its job to protect …

Clean energy is an easy choice

Cross-posted from Daily Kos. The past few months the political debate inside and outside the beltway has largely been centered on health care reform, but I wanted to take a moment and turn the discussion …