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A call to de-toxify the House and to get job on environment completed

A toxic level of partisanship nearly de-railed environmental progress in this Parliament. But the crisis of climate change can't wait.

No. Against all odds this column is not about the importance of getting asbestos out of the walls of the House; nor is it about toxic heavy metals in the banks of the hills on which our Parliament Buildings sit. The problem is a toxic level of partisanship that nearly de-railed environmental progress in this Parliamentary session. It is not inevitable that people on different sides of the House cannot collaborate in the public interest. With all-party support

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