Conservatives Need a Clear Vision for the Environment

“Smokestacks, in Champaign, Illinois” by Dori / CC-BY-SA-3.0-US

Before the election I attended an all candidates debate on the environment. I walked out feeling like I didn’t get exactly what was promised — it felt to me like just a broad discussion on how bad climate change is with not a lot of substance. Then it hit me: none of the parties really put forward a concrete vision for what the future ought to look like on this file. For the various parties of the…