Joe Oliver Climate Change

Mulcair: Oliver's 'Attacks' On First Nations 'Tinted By Racism'

CBC | By Laura Payton, CBC News | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Politics

New Democrat Leader Tom Mulcair says newly appointed Finance Minister Joe Oliver is an embarrassing choice to represent Canada because of his views on...

Scientists Tell Tory Minister To 'Grow Up'

CBC | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada

A group of 12 prominent Canadian climate scientists called out the federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver on his support for the expansion of o...

Harper Minister vs. Al Gore

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver has accused former U.S. vice-president Al Gore of making “wildly inaccurate and exaggerated” claims about th...

Oliver Shrugs Off Keystone Concerns

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver says he sees no need to change anything about Canada's environmental protections in order to persuade t...

Climate Change? I'm A Believer!

CBC | Posted 06.16.2013 | Canada Politics

Joe Oliver fought off accusations that he doesn't believe in the science of climate change at a testy meeting of the federal natural resources committ...

What Does Joe Oliver Know About Science? Not Much

Elizabeth May | Posted 06.13.2013 | Canada Politics
Elizabeth May

Attitudes and willful blindness form the basis of federal government policy as expressed by our federal Minister of Natural Resources, and that it is a sign of negligent disregard for the public interest. It is unacceptable. A revealing exchange with the editorial board of La Presse confirms that if Joe Oliver has ever had a science briefing, he wasn't listening.

Joe Oliver: Climate Change Fears 'Exaggerated'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.12.2013 | Canada Politics

A key member of Harper’s cabinet believes that fears about climate change may be exaggerated. Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver told the edi...

Fact-Checking Canada's Environmental Record

Clare Demerse | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada Politics
Clare Demerse

With consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline proposal heading into the home stretch, a parade of Canadian politicians have been making the trek to the U.S. to try to convince the Obama Administration of the pipeline's merits.The good news is that the recent visitors -- from Premiers Redford and Wall to federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver -- now acknowledge that Canada's environmental record is crucial to the upcoming U.S. decision.The bad news is that there are some gaping holes in that record.

Denying Climate Change Denies us Jobs

Megan Leslie | Posted 04.10.2012 | Canada Politics
Megan Leslie

The Conservative government needs to stop denying climate change and realize jobs can be created through investing in green infrastructure projects, enhanced public transit, and green research and development, all of which will spur economic development in every community in Canada.