Cohen: McKenna has few allies in Washington for climate-change battle
Ottawa Citizen

By Andrew Cohen, Ottawa Citizen, March 21, 2017

WASHINGTON – On the day Catherine McKenna blew into a storm-tossed Washington, scientists reported that two-thirds of the Great Barrier Reef off Australia is dead or dying.

On the same day, the National Park Service reported that the piercing cold in the usually balmy capital – which made our minister of the environment and climate change, who had just been winter camping in Quebec with her children, grateful she had brought along her full-length down-filled coat – had killed half the Japanese cherry blossoms on the trees around the Tidal Basin.

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