| by Jon Goldin-Dubois
While COP26 and the Build Back Better plan promise unprecedented commitments to address the climate crisis at the global and federal level, the promises fail to lock down carbon emissions at the scale and scope needed to avoid on-the-ground impacts where people are living the climate crisis every day.
| by Jon Goldin-DuboisThis op-ed was co-authored by Jon Goldin-Dubois, president of Western Resource Advocates and Terry Fankhauser, executive vice president of the Colorado Cattlemen’s Association. It originally appeared in the Colorado Sun on November 23, 2020. It may be time to amend the old adage, “Whiskey is for drinking, water is for fighting.” On three different ballot questions... Read more »
| by Jon Goldin-DuboisThis op-ed was co-authored by Jon Goldin-Dubois, president of Western Resource Advocates, Kelly Nordini, executive director of Conservation Colorado, and Carlos E. Fernandez, Colorado state director for The Nature Conservancy. It originally appeared in the Colorado Sun on September 30, 2020. The past several months have shaken our nation and state to the core. The... Read more »
| by Jon Goldin-DuboisA message from WRA President Jon Goldin-Dubois: I hope this note finds you healthy and safe. We have appreciated the messages from our friends and supporters during this unprecedented time, and I wanted to give you an update on how we’re doing at Western Resource Advocates. I’m grateful to report that we are well and... Read more »
| by Jon Goldin-Dubois
What a spectacular evening! Last week, more than 300 of our supporters, long-time partners, and dedicated advocates from across our region gathered at the beautiful Denver Botanic Gardens to celebrate WRA’s 30 years protecting the West’s land, air, and water.
| by Jon Goldin-DuboisWashington, D.C., is paralyzed by political gridlock at a time when it’s more important than ever to take action on climate change. In the last few years here in the West, we’ve witnessed devastating wildfires, unusually heavy precipitation and flooding, the tragic loss of lives, and billions of dollars in damages. Americans are demanding that... Read more »
| by Jon Goldin-DuboisThis op-ed was authored by Jon Goldin-Dubois, president of Western Resource Advocates. It originally ran in The Denver Post print edition on June 1, 2019 and was published online on June 4, 2019. This week, when Gov. Jared Polis signed into law a measure that sets economy-wide goals for reducing carbon emissions, Colorado joined a... Read more »