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Climate Day Policy

Why the voice of business is vital in the fight to advance climate policy

Ceres' Kristen James and Niskanen Center's Joseph Majkut discuss why bringing an economic perspective to legislators can make or break climate policy decisions.

"I had the speaker of the house ... say that the business voice was critical in getting the [legislation] to the finish line ... we need more of these voices." 

—Kristen James, Ceres 

Part 1: The role of corporate advocacy 

Highlights:

  • What is the role of Ceres and the Niskanen Center in affecting policy? 
  • Why getting the economic voice to statehouses could make or break legislative decisions.

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Part 2: Take action 

Highlights:

  • The importance of a bipartisan approach when it comes to climate change issues. 
  • Action steps the industry can take to have a voice. 

This session—A Climate Day Policy Discussion—was recorded at Natural Products Expo West 2017. 

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