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
10882 2.9 years ago Riff Millar
10881 2.9 years ago Dennis Nagel
10880 2.9 years ago Barbara Carr
10879 2.9 years ago Wendy Oser
10878 2.9 years ago Arianna Deangelo
10877 2.9 years ago Joanna Williams
10876 2.9 years ago Daniel Giesy
10875 2.9 years ago Marjory Groark Apparently you don't believe in free speech. How can you represent the constitution of the United States.
10874 2.9 years ago Katharine Christie
10873 2.9 years ago David Klassen I am a scientist. I understand the effort and care that is involved in producing valid scientific results. Persons who reject or ignore urgent scientific findings offend me to the depths of my being...
10872 2.9 years ago Sima Bakalian
10871 2.9 years ago Malcolm Calder
10870 2.9 years ago Dorothy Werner
10869 2.9 years ago Richard Willis
10868 2.9 years ago Anni Crofut
10867 2.9 years ago Linda Lambert Excuse me, but is this not the United States of America- the country with a Constitution that guarantees Freedom of Speech?? And you want to run for the presidency? I don't think so.
10866 2.9 years ago Pamela Lyons
10865 2.9 years ago A. Frank Be intelligent on the issue of climate change & listen to the scientists.
10864 2.9 years ago Bianca Molgora
10863 2.9 years ago John Mowell
10862 2.9 years ago Randall Nerwick
10861 2.9 years ago James Bradley Have you thought for a minute about what life will be like for your children and grandchildren, assuming that global climate change hasn't destroyed our way of life completely? The heat will destro...
10860 2.9 years ago Lenora Lowe Wake up and see glaciers disappearing! See the swampy earth where they once were! Did you or someone in your employ shovel much more snow this year. Well, that's because there's more moisture in the...
10859 2.9 years ago Rachel Watts
10858 2.9 years ago David Edwards
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