We’re All Saved! State Treasurers Are on the Case

Thank God, we are now going to all be safe from global warming.  From a speech to the National Association of State Treasurers:

Continued leadership from state treasurers on global warming will be essential to ensure that we address the scale and urgency of climate riskā€”and capture the vast economic possibilities that lie ahead as the world transitions to a clean energy future.

Translation:  Expect global warming to be used an the new excuse to raise taxes. 

Actually, the speaker is referring to an action by the NY Attorney General demanding certain companies put disclosures in their investment materials about the future economic harms from global warming.

  • Re: “…demanding certain companies put disclosures in their investment materials about the future economic harms from global warming.”

    A sample suggested disclosure:

    Estimated economic harms from increased Global Warming in regards to the aforementioned project(s:) None.