No More Denali Commissions

This article originally appeared at The Weekly Standard. Click here to read the full article.

By Ike Brannon

The answer is climate change—at least if the question is “why should we keep a costly and ineffective government agency.” The Obama Administration’s recent repurposing of a heretofore moribund government agency as a tool to soften the impact of climate change—a move heralded in a recent Washington Post article—is more than just a political master stroke: It represents the logical progression of strategy for climate change warriors who won’t let congressional inaction stop them in their quest to save the earth.