Category Archives: Climate Barbie

‘Leaders have a responsibility to tackle climate change,’ McKenna says day after Kenney victory

One day after Alberta voted in a premier who promised that his first act in office would be to repeal his province’s carbon pricing plan, Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna reminded Jason Kenney that fighting climate change is as much his responsibility as it is hers.

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Fact check: Does the Liberal carbon tax leave 8 out of 10 families better off?

“Climate change is real and it requires real solutions,” Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said on Twitter on April 1. “It’s a fact that pricing pollution is the most cost-effective way to cut pollution. Our plan will also leave 8 out of 10 families better off, with an Ontario family of four receiving a #ClimateActionIncentive rebate of $307.”

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“Middle-class families today are better off than they were under the Harper Conservatives”

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GOLDSTEIN: Making a scene over carbon spat

The fight, purportedly over climate change, between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and federal environment minister Catherine McKenna, versus Ontario Premier Doug Ford and environment minister Rod Phillips, isn’t really about that.

Rather, it’s a morality play about money. Ours.

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McKenna’s “social media team” robbed in Bonn Germany: Now we know how much her vanity cost taxpayers

By now you may have heard that Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna routinely has anywhere from 24 to 31 government staffers authoring, reviewing, scheduling, tweeting, and sometimes deleting, her social media posts.

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