BLR Launches Timely Election Podcast, The 2016 Election and the Environment

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In this timely podcast, The 2016 Election and the Environment: Shaping Our Future, BLR environmental editor Emily Remmel discusses the upcoming presidential election and the significant environmental impact that will likely occur regardless of who wins.

BLR®—Business & Legal Resources has recently launched a new podcast, The 2016 Election and the Environment, as part of its EHS on Tap series.

In this episode, The 2016 Election and the Environment: Shaping Our Future, BLR environmental editor Emily Remmel discusses the upcoming presidential election and the significant environmental impact that will likely occur regardless of who wins. Ms. Remmel also speaks with Iowa Senator Rob Hogg, who has a rich history of public service in Cedar Rapids and beyond. He is currently serving his third term.

Senator Hogg has passionately advocated for policies and practices to improve natural resources and has extensive experience educating people in his home state and across the country to help them understand the dangers of climate change. In 2013, he authored America’s Climate Century, a book detailing what climate change means for America in the 21st century and what to do about it.

Additional discussion topics include:

  • Climate change: Is it a real scientific occurrence or merely a hoax?
  • The EPA and its future existence
  • The election and the impact on U.S. Supreme Court nominees
  • The Keystone XL and the current controversy over the North Dakota Access Pipeline
  • Fracking
  • Lead poisoning in Flint, Michigan
  • Renewable energy

The podcast 2016 Election and the Environment: Shaping Our Future aired Monday, October 31. Visit Enviro.BLR.com to listen.

About EHS on Tap

EHS on Tap is an environmental, health, and safety podcast by BLR. During each episode of EHS on Tap, host Emily Remmel discusses emerging legal, regulatory, and policy issues with industry experts and the impact on everyday environmental and safety professionals. EHS on Tap runs the gamut of contemporary environmental issues, including water, air, and waste, as well as a wide variety of safety issues.

Download EHS on Tap episodes on SoundCloud and in the iTunes Store.

About BLR

Since 1975, BLR has been one of the nation’s leading information providers by offering authoritative content, training, and practical, easy-to-use tools in workplace safety, environmental compliance, compensation and benefits, health care, HR & employment law, and politics and legal markets. BLR offers solutions for business owners, executives, employees, and managers for all-sized organizations and industries. Simply put, anyone worried about how their local state agency or national DOL, OSHA, and EPA legal requirements impact their organization can benefit from BLR.

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