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
14057 2.7 years ago Jane Nolan
14056 2.7 years ago Peter Townsend
14055 2.7 years ago Michael Proctor
14054 2.7 years ago Bruce Retka There are only so many things that you can sweep under the rug. This is not one of them.
14053 2.7 years ago Mara Moreira
14052 2.7 years ago Frances Van Keuren Get real!
14051 2.7 years ago Charles Klelis
14050 2.7 years ago Paul Lifton
14049 2.7 years ago William D. Read Wisconsin will suffer if you keep the same dogma.
14048 2.7 years ago Lindsey Weedston
14047 2.7 years ago Susan Wrightsman
14046 2.7 years ago Cyndi M Nelson
14045 2.7 years ago Lauri Moon
14044 2.7 years ago Erick Cooper
14043 2.7 years ago Joseph Robustleli
14042 2.7 years ago Mark Chotiner
14041 2.7 years ago Susan Mullins Ignoring CA's lack of water due to Climate Change has put Gov. Brown and our entire country's food in big trouble. Please don't act as criminally short sighted.
14040 2.7 years ago Amy Schneider
14039 2.7 years ago Beth VanBuren
14038 2.7 years ago Jessica Botkin
14037 2.7 years ago Christina Kawahara
14036 2.7 years ago Mark Ford
14035 2.7 years ago Donna Hanson
14034 2.7 years ago Anonymous Censorship is Unamerican!
14033 2.7 years ago Elizabeth Fogus
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