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Governor Scott’s response to Climate Commission recommendations disappoints, misses the mark

In January, Governor Scott dismissed or punted on many of the near-consensus recommendations of his hand-picked 21-member Climate Action Commission, calling into question his commitment to doing anything substantive to bend the curve on Vermont’s rising greenhouse gas emissions.

Read the Governor’s letter here. Read Climate Commission Member Johanna Miller’s take on the Governor’s response here.