Caption: Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change with Host Greg Dalton and audience, Credit: Ed Ritger, Photographer
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Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change with Host Greg Dalton and audience 

Game Changer

From: Climate One
Series: Climate One's National Magazine
Length: 59:57

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Today we are looking at the impacts of climate disruption at home and abroad. Forest fires, floods, droughts and other extreme weather events are hitting the global economy. Those extreme events and the costs of cleaning them up, are starting to forge some common ground among Democrats and Republicans. We will talk power and politics with two former governors, two national strategists and the United Nations top climate negotiator. Read the full description.
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Episode 2013-9 Game Changer
 

Guests:

Part 1  Global Meltdown
Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Part 2  Risk and Resilience
Christine Todd Whitman, Former Governor, New Jersey
Bill Ritter, Jr., Former Governor, Colorado

Part 3 Game Change
Chris Lehane, Partner and Political Strategist, Fabiani & Lehane; Former political consultant for Bill Clinton
Steve Schmidt, Vice Chair, Edelman; Former senior campaign strategist for Senator John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign

Summary:

Today we are looking at the impacts of climate disruption at home and abroad. Forest fires, floods, droughts and other extreme weather events are hitting the global economy. Those extreme events and the costs of cleaning them up, are starting to forge some common ground among Democrats and Republicans. We will talk power and politics with two former governors, two national strategists and the United Nations top climate negotiator.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California.

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Piece Description

Climate One Radio
Episode 2013-9 Game Changer
 

Guests:

Part 1  Global Meltdown
Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Part 2  Risk and Resilience
Christine Todd Whitman, Former Governor, New Jersey
Bill Ritter, Jr., Former Governor, Colorado

Part 3 Game Change
Chris Lehane, Partner and Political Strategist, Fabiani & Lehane; Former political consultant for Bill Clinton
Steve Schmidt, Vice Chair, Edelman; Former senior campaign strategist for Senator John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign

Summary:

Today we are looking at the impacts of climate disruption at home and abroad. Forest fires, floods, droughts and other extreme weather events are hitting the global economy. Those extreme events and the costs of cleaning them up, are starting to forge some common ground among Democrats and Republicans. We will talk power and politics with two former governors, two national strategists and the United Nations top climate negotiator.

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Commonwealth Club of California.

Transcript

Climate One Radio
2013-9 Game Changer
Script – Final

BILLBOARD

Music: In

Greg Dalton: This is Climate One, a conversation about powering America’s future. I’m Greg Dalton. Today we’ll talk with prominent Republicans and Democrats about the politics and economics of energy. With temperatures rising and icebergs melting people across the political spectrum are realizing the costs of floods and droughts driven by the burning of fossil fuels. Former Republican Governor Christine Todd Whitman of New Jersey:
Bite 1: Christine Whitman: I think the public is beginning to understand that I mean we all pay for the rebuilding whether it's in New Jersey, or Colorado, or Oklahoma.
Greg Dalton: Those costs will hit the economy going forward. Here’s Democratic strategist Chris Lehane.
Bite 2: Chris Lehane: If you have a three-point drag on GDP over the next 10 or 15 years because of the impac...
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Timing and Cues

Timing and Cues

Series Title Climate One Radio
Episode 2013-9 Game Changer
Total Program Length 59:00

NOTE: All files include ½ second of silence at head and tail

Rundown:
Billboard 1 minute
News hole (music bed) 5 minutes
Part 1 14 minutes
First ID break (music bed) 1/2 minute
Part 2 19 ½ minutes
Second ID break (music bed) 1/2 minute
Part 3 18 ½ minutes

Timing and Cues:

A (Billboard)
00:00:00 Incue: Music. “This is Climate One, a conversation about powering America’s future...”
00:01:00 Outcue: “...Up ahead on Climate One.” Music

B (News hole music)
00:01:00 Incue: Music.
00:06:00 Outcue: Music

C (PART 1)
00:06:00 Incue: Music. “Climate One is a conversation about energy, economy and the environment. ...”
00:20:00 Outcue: “... You’re listening to Climate One.” Music

D (first Station ID Break music)
00:20:00 Incue: Music.
00:20:30 Outcue: “Music

E (PART 2)
00:20:30 Incue: Music. “Virtually every state is getting hit these days...”
00:40:00 Outcue: “... I’m Greg Dalton and this is Climate One.” Music

F (second Station ID Break music)
00:40:00 Incue: Music.
00:40:30 Outcue: Music

G (Part 3)
00:40:30 Incue: Music “Republicans and Democrats in Washington D.C. agree...”
00:59:00 Outcue: “...Climate One is presented in association with KQED Public Radio. I’m Greg Dalton.” Music

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Colours of Joy George Young and Bob Phillips One Note at a Time. Music created for Climate One 2010 02:49
“For Us All” William Henries & Steven Haller Natural Soundtracks. The De Wolfe Collection 2013 02:56

Additional Credits

Greg Dalton, Executive Producer and Host
Jane Ann Chien, Producer
Andre Heard, Audio Engineer
Claire Schoen, Editor

Related Website

http://www.climate-one.org/