Craig Rucker

About Craig Rucker

Craig Rucker is a co-founder of CFACT and currently serves as its president. For over 30 years, Craig has provided expertise to a wide range of government, academic, media, and industry forums. His organization, the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow, boasts a large grassroots membership base, features over 50 scientific and academic experts, and is widely heralded as a leader in the free market, think tank community in Washington, D.C. In addition to being a frequent guest on radio talk shows, Rucker has also written extensively and appeared in such media outlets as CNN, the BBC, USA Today, New York Times, Russia Today, The Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post, among many others. Rucker was a co-producer of the award-winning film “Climate Hustle,” which was the #1 box-office film in America during its one night showing in 2016. He also has primary responsibility for building CFACT’s “Collegians" program on more than 50 campuses across the U.S., spearheads the creation of model demonstration eco-projects in impoverished villages in Latin America and Africa, and has led delegations to some 20 major United Nations conferences, including those in Copenhagen, Istanbul, Kyoto, Bonn, Marrakesh, Rio de Janeiro, and Warsaw, to name a few. Rucker has a wife and four sons, and currently resides in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.

COP 25: UN climate talks collapse

Despite extending the conference into double overtime making it the longest COP ever, the UN was forced to adjourn without advancing the "rule book" for the Paris Climate Accord, or agreeing on a framework for an international carbon market.

By |2019-12-17T08:22:39-05:00December 16th, 2019|Climate|Comments Off on COP 25: UN climate talks collapse

COP 25: Climate radicals push for control

For Extinction Rebellion, Greenpeace, Greta Thunberg and the rest of the radical wing of the global warming campaign, the official negotiators aren't going nearly fast or far enough.  They plan a march through Madrid Friday to put the pressure on.

By |2019-12-06T09:39:03-05:00December 6th, 2019|Climate|Comments Off on COP 25: Climate radicals push for control

Climategate Plus Ten

The Climategate emails reveal just how much damage was done when scientists abandoned the scientific method and the ethics that come with it in favor of political advocacy. 

By |2019-11-21T07:06:22-05:00November 20th, 2019|Climate|Comments Off on Climategate Plus Ten

Wind turbine waste

Wind energy is expensive, intermittent, inefficient, highly subsidized, born from the dirtiest strip mines on Earth and kills birds.  When they wear out they can't be recycled.

By |2019-11-08T11:10:19-05:00November 8th, 2019|Energy|Comments Off on Wind turbine waste

Trump bids Paris Agreement adieu

The Paris Agreement will not meaningfully alter the temperature of the world, but it would redistribute money and power, not to our benefit. President Trump was correct to pull us out. We should stay out.

By |2019-11-06T11:17:43-05:00November 5th, 2019|General Information|Comments Off on Trump bids Paris Agreement adieu