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Hal Bernton
Journalist for The Seattle Times
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Hal Bernton Oct 17
Important reporting on the US car industry backpeddling in the age of Trump, and what it means for our climate future:
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Hal Bernton Oct 16
One week after Bill Gates endorsed I-1631, the company he co-founded, Microsoft, backs the Washington carbon fee ballot measure:
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The Seattle Times Oct 16
Corps of Engineers moving forward with review of Longview coal terminal despite state objections (via )
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Hal Bernton Oct 15
Washington Ecology Department says it role to protect environment would extend to scrutinizing export terminal on federal site: US eyes military bases for coal, gas exports via
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Hal Bernton Oct 14
Trump on Mattis in 60 Minutes interview: "I think he's sort of a Democrat, if you wanna know the truth. But General Mattis is a good guy. We get along very well. He may leave. I mean, at some point, everybody leaves. Everybody. People leave..."
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Hal Bernton Oct 14
On a forested ridge by Roslyn, crews bring fire back to the land | The Seattle Times
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Hal Bernton Oct 12
This in from Crosscut and Elway: Nation's first carbon fee leading among voters
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Hal Bernton Oct 12
Hurricane damaged Seattle company’s Alaska-bound factory trawler in Florida shipyard via
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Hal Bernton Oct 11
Oregon claws back $13 million for inflated solar tax credits
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Hal Bernton Oct 11
Western State patient who bit off portion of nurse’s ear charged with second-degree assault
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Hal Bernton Oct 10
Craig Welch offers up an unexpected tale of fishery conservation in a warming world: 9 countries and the EU protected the Arctic Ocean before the ice melts via
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Hal Bernton Oct 9
Bill Gates endorses Washington state’s carbon-fee ballot measure via
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Mike Rosenberg Oct 9
Quite a contrast to the Seattle businesses that rose up against the head tax: In San Francisco, Salesforce and CEO Marc Benioff are pledging $2 million to support plan to tax big businesses (like Salesforce) to fund homeless services
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Hal Bernton Oct 8
It is great to have Jim Brunner as a colleague all these years.
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Hal Bernton Oct 8
Wowsers: This UN report, as reported by NYT, gives a new meaning to carbon pricing: Finds that a price of $135 to $5500 per ton may be necessary to avert 2040 crisis. Makes $15 per ton starter in Washington carbon fee ballot measure look tame:
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Hal Bernton Oct 8
In Seattle Times op-ed, Shell CEO weighs in on Washington state carbon fee:
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Hal Bernton Oct 5
The story of Libby tragedy of asbestos pollution goes on, and we are lucky to have Dave McCumber around to tell the story that he and Andy Schneider worked so hard -- and for so long -- to bring to public attention.
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Hal Bernton Oct 5
Congrats to Ken Ward Jr., journalist and MacArthur Fellow class of 2018
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Hal Bernton Oct 5
Attacks on staff surge at Western State Hospital: ‘How bad does it have to get?’ via
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Hal Bernton Oct 2
Some great insights into the NYT sleuthing on Trump finances: How Times Journalists Uncovered the Original Source of the President’s Wealth
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