Mum's the word on climate change in Wisconsin



The Climate Change language police have struck again. Last month state employees in Florida alleged that Gov. Rick Scott had instituted a ban on using terms like "climate change" and “global warming."

Now climate censorship has spread to Wisconsin. Last week, the Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL), a three-member panel overseeing public land sales that benefit schools and communities in Wisconsin, voted to ban staff from talking about climate change. The panel voted 2-1 to block public employees "from engaging in global warming or climate change work while on BCPL time."

Sign here to tell Wisconsin Governor and Presidential hopeful Scott Walker that this is unacceptable, and demand that he act swiftly to reverse the board's decision.



This petition has a goal of 20000 signatures
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Number Date Name Your comment to Scott Walker
13432 3.5 years ago Winnie Bush Sir, just because you can't see that the sky is falling doesn't mean it isn't! And just because you don't "believe" the climate is changing, doesn't mean it isn't. But to deny state employees to e...
13431 3.5 years ago Stuart Hartman
13430 3.5 years ago Mike Sheehan What? You're for less government in our lives unless people dare to say words like"climate change"?
13429 3.5 years ago Jessica Malunay
13428 3.5 years ago John Onusko
13427 3.5 years ago Kyle Wills
13426 3.5 years ago Maureen Walsh Climate change censorship is ridiculous. State employees should be preparing and responding to the changes already happening.
13425 3.5 years ago Johnathon Ouellette
13424 3.5 years ago Chuck Watson
13423 3.5 years ago Gretta Goldstein
13422 3.5 years ago Linda Ross
13421 3.5 years ago Theresa Bushey It is only common sense to know that we are experiencing MAN MADE Climate Change. Of course the climate can change over centuries but this puppy is movin' fast because of MAN and all we are doing t...
13420 3.5 years ago Anne Corazzi
13419 3.5 years ago D. Neithercut
13418 3.5 years ago Letitia Minor
13417 3.5 years ago Will Carey
13416 3.5 years ago Robyn DeVoist
13415 3.5 years ago Ellen Wang
13414 3.5 years ago Cherri Nelson Well, well, free speech is granted to corporations that are not people. Now real people are being censored against their Constitutional rights which sounds like big government to me!
13413 3.5 years ago Al Fritsch
13412 3.5 years ago Carol Delage
13411 3.5 years ago Anonymous Please realize what is happening to this beautiful land.
13410 3.5 years ago Katharine Law
13409 3.5 years ago Michael Nunziante
13408 3.5 years ago Suzanne Richardson I understand your people in WI want to ban speaking of climate change or global warming. I think people will not forget in 2016 if you support this in your state. SR
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