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
11657 2.7 years ago William Barrett
11656 2.7 years ago Kristopher Kvenvold
11655 2.7 years ago Judith Salkin
11654 2.7 years ago Judith Salkin
11653 2.7 years ago Kirsten Nottage
11652 2.7 years ago Susan Rumburg 97% of climate scientists agree it is real. Who are you to ban free speech?
11651 2.7 years ago Gail Perlmutter
11650 2.7 years ago Cheryl-Ann Weekes
11649 2.7 years ago Cheryl-Ann Weekes
11648 2.7 years ago John Lopez
11647 2.7 years ago Kevin O'Brien What planet are YOU on? Wake up!
11646 2.7 years ago David Zahrt
11645 2.7 years ago Karissa Silver
11644 2.7 years ago Alan Aten
11643 2.7 years ago Andy Lupenko
11642 2.7 years ago Marion Kenny
11641 2.7 years ago Shannon Twist
11640 2.7 years ago Audrey Byrd
11639 2.7 years ago Nancy Partin
11638 2.7 years ago Mario R Why ban the terms climate change and global warming what happened to free speech in your state. Sounds like Republicans are the big government overreach that everyone is concerned about. First you b...
11637 2.7 years ago Michele Holzman If only "seeing" no climate change, "hearing" no climate change, & "speaking" no climate change would make it all go away.
11636 2.7 years ago Ken Ward
11635 2.7 years ago Joyce Green
11634 2.7 years ago Nick McNaughton
11633 2.7 years ago Sheryl Reese
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