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Political Climate

By Political Climate

A bipartisan podcast on energy and environmental politics in America. Presented by the USC Schwarzenegger Institute. Political Climate goes beyond the echo chambers to bring you civil conversations, fierce debates and insider perspectives, with hosts and guests from across the political spectrum. Join Democrat and Republican energy experts Brandon Hurlbut and Shane Skelton, along with Greentech Media's Julia Pyper, as we explore how energy and environment policies get made.

  1. 1.
    One Year Out: Polls, Election Results and News 'Confetti'11/14/2019
    41:24
  2. 2.
    Rep. Sean Casten on the New Democrat Path to Fighting Climate Change 11/8/2019
    39:07
  3. 3.
    A Climate Policy Firestorm in California11/1/2019
    53:42
  4. 4.
    Can Cities Save Us?10/24/2019
    52:09
  5. 5.
    Burning Political Questions on the California Wildfires10/17/2019
    1:05:24
  6. 6.
    Introducing Climate 202010/10/2019
    41:27
  7. 7.
    Climate Strikes, the UN Summit and What They Mean for US Politics10/4/2019
    51:53
  8. 8.
    How States Are Leading the Way on Climate Policy9/28/2019
    56:48
  1. 9.
    Youth v. Climate Crisis9/18/2019
    47:21
  2. 10.
    What Conservatives and Climate Hawks Learned From the CNN Town Hall9/11/2019
    56:49
  3. 11.
    How 2020 Presidential Candidates Stack Up on Climate (So Far)8/30/2019
    45:28
  4. 12.
    Harry Reid on Why Democrats Need to End the Filibuster8/23/2019
    50:36
  5. 13.
    Astronaut Scott Kelly: "What Are We Doing to This Planet?"8/16/2019
    31:40
  6. 14.
    Climate Sees Some Legitimate Debate. Did Anyone Care?8/8/2019
    54:07
  7. 15.
    The Environmental Voter Problem8/1/2019
    40:36
  8. 16.
    Tom Steyer on Why He's Running for President7/27/2019
    33:53
  9. 17.
    Climate Action or Climate Distraction?7/20/2019
    40:45
  10. 18.
    Candidates and Climate in the First Democratic Debates7/4/2019
    40:20
  11. 19.
    The Invisible Killer6/28/2019
    36:20
  12. 20.
    Will Republicans Ever Really Embrace Climate Action?6/21/2019
    1:02:35
  13. 21.
    UN Chief Guterres: "The Status Quo Is a Suicide"6/7/2019
    38:41
  14. 22.
    Greta Thunberg on the Climate Crisis, Schwarzenegger, and Schnitzel5/31/2019
    36:53
  15. 23.
    The Troubling Geopolitics of a Melting Arctic5/25/2019
    47:48
  16. 24.
    Curbelo's Cancelled Climate Testimony and the 'Middle Ground'5/17/2019
    54:05
  17. 25.
    Sunrise, Inslee, Paris and the Grim Reaper5/9/2019
    46:17
  18. 26.
    Beto O'Rourke and Keeping Up With the Greens5/3/2019
    36:01
  19. 27.
    Origins of the Green New Deal ... and Lil Dicky4/27/2019
    1:18:50
  20. 28.
    Arnold Schwarzenegger on Terminating Pollution4/18/2019
    40:34
  21. 29.
    A New Era in Climate Politics4/8/2019
    28:29
  22. 30.
    Back in Session Next Week4/3/2019
    2:19
  23. 31.
    Global Warming Solutions for a Polarized Political Climate12/11/2018
    1:03:20
  24. 32.
    The Sunrise Movement and a Blue Wave11/21/2018
    1:03:23
  25. 33.
    Midterm Results: Was Climate a Winner?11/8/2018
    49:57
  26. 34.
    LIVE: A Green Wave Election?10/31/2018
    57:26
  27. 35.
    California’s Clean Air Czar on the Fight for Fuel Economy10/26/2018
    43:47
  28. 36.
    No Planet, No Politics10/15/2018
    43:37
  29. 37.
    Finding (Politically Viable) Climate Solutions10/10/2018
    46:39
  30. 38.
    The Business Case for Carbon Pricing10/3/2018
    33:44
  31. 39.
    California's Quest for Deep Decarbonization9/19/2018
    27:34
  32. 40.
    Taking 100% From 'Radical' to Reality9/5/2018
    45:46
  33. 41.
    Senator Heinrich's 100% Clean Energy Vision8/21/2018
    24:23
  34. 42.
    Too Alarmist? Not Alarmist Enough?8/17/2018
    54:50
  35. 43.
    LIVE: 'What's So Upsetting?'8/6/2018
    46:47
  36. 44.
    Millennials Seek Bipartisan Action on Climate7/25/2018
    59:55
  37. 45.
    Top EPA Official Talks Policy Post Pruitt7/11/2018
    1:13:29
  38. 46.
    Fossil Fuel Dollars and Democrats6/20/2018
    59:59
  39. 47.
    The Hypocritical Politics of Gas Prices6/5/2018
    38:29
  40. 48.
    The 2018 Election Preview5/29/2018
    58:41
  41. 49.
    LIVE: 'The Only Way to Save Ourselves'5/4/2018
    59:36
  42. 50.
    Winners and Losers in Trump's America4/27/2018
    51:39

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