Obama uses Sandy as poltical pawn!? Obama surrogate tells climate event Sandy represents ‘new normal’: ‘Sandy amplified the need to more aggressively reduce greenhouse gas emissions’
Kevin Knobloch, who represented the Obama campaign as a private citizen and is president of the Union of Concerned Scientists: 'We're at a place where we have to focus on both mitigation — reducing greenhouse gas emissions — and adaptation — starting to move our vital infrastructure out of harm's way. We know this is going to be our future. This is our new normal'