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Unformatted text preview: didn’t follow up on campaign problems. Global warming is one of, if not the most, important issues in the near future.- Brian Mulroney’s environmental advisor (Stephen Lewis) told him to reduce greenhouse emissions by 20% in 15 years below 1988 levels. The committee found it could be done, but it would cost over 50 billion dollars. But we would save a net 150 billion dollars on health care and other areas. But Mulroney didn’t follow through because he knew that the political leader 15 years down the road would take credit for his work, while he would be under fire for spending that much money.- Population needs to demand environmental action in political elections. They also need to keep the pressure on....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2012 for the course ENVIRONMEN 102 taught by Professor Weber during the Spring '12 term at Waterloo.
- Spring '12