Is Tim Kaine Really an Environmentalist?

How Tim Kaine helped persuade Virginians — and conservatives — to act on climate change via The Washington Post

How Tim Kaine helped persuade Virginians — and conservatives — to act on climate change
via The Washington Post

Why Environmentalists Aren't Sold on Tim Kaine via Mother Jones

Why Environmentalists Aren't Sold on Tim Kaine
via Mother Jones

THE BASICS: Chris Mooney of the Washington Post argues that Tim Kaine's practical efforts towards reducing the rise in sea-levels and curtailing climate change while Governor of Virginia make him an effective environmentalist, whereas Katie Herzog of Mother Jones explains that Kaine's so-called environmentalism is belied by his support of offshore drilling, as well as his good relationship with the fossil fuel industry.