GAO: Climate Change Poses ‘High Risk’ to Federal Spending

Source: Inside Climate News

The Hill

The Government Accountability Office re-affirmed the risk of climate change to the federal budget, particularly for disaster aid, insurance for crops and property, and the costs of managing federal land. “Climate change is playing a role in the increasing frequency of some types of extreme weather that lead to the billion-dollar disasters,” the report says.

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