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Climate Puzzle: Where Does Massachusetts Fit In Now?

April 13, 2018 @ 12:30 am - 2:30 am UTC+0

Refreshments & Reception honoring Representative Frank Smizik, Chair, House Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change, 5:30-6 pm. Program: 6-7:30 pm

How can Massachusetts drive climate action and policy in the face of national and international setbacks? What can we learn from climate advocates and State House leadership? Legislators, staff, and advocates will discuss state-level initiatives and how we can move forward together. Question and answer to follow the panel.

Moderator: Claire Müller, MA Power Forward & Lead Community Organizer, Community Action Works. Panel: Senator Mike Barrett, Senate Chair, Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities and Energy (TUE); Amy Laura Cahn, Staff Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation (CLF); Michael Green, Exec. Dir., Climate Action Business Assoc. (CABA); Serafina Zeringo, Staff Dir. House Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture (ENRA).

Massachusetts State House, House Members’ Lounge, 3rd floor, 24 Beacon St., Boston.  Ashburton Park Entrance, Bowdoin Street.

Part of a weeklong series of events, Truth and Consequences, www.brooklineclimateweek.org.  All events are free and open to the public.