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Climate Crisis

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As dire climate change projections mount, one in four members of Congress is invested in oil, gas, or coal interests. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Associated Press

The former Robert Rubin protégé now runs for president condemning corporate power. But he also says that only a business leader can win that argument. Read more

Politics

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In Washington and around the nation, the anti-war movement mobilizes for a just future for workers, the climate, and the world. Read more

America and the World

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For 11 straight weeks, Fonda has led Fire Drill Fridays, an effort to wake up Congress about the dangers of the climate crisis. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Lyft is hosting an event on the climate crisis, when it’s one of the largest drivers (literally) of transportation-related emissions. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Does it really matter to these swing voters? You bet it does. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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A new paper makes the case that financial regulators are ignoring the significant risks from a warming planet and even from efforts to green the economy. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Governor Gavin Newsom has floated that America’s billionaire should buy PG&E. Here’s why that’s a bad idea. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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The president’s chief economic adviser comes up short in remarks to infrastructure leaders in Washington. Read more

Economic Policy

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A reported deal between PPL and Avangrid would create an East Coast energy giant with over 13 million customers. That could be bad for ratepayers, and the climate. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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China, Russia, and Saudi Arabia have come in well behind the greenhouse gas emissions goals the world needs to stave off the worst effects of a warming planet. Read more

America and the World

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in deep trouble long before the blackface scandal erupted. His Liberal Party’s prospects have not improved. But the Conservative Party isn’t doing much better. Read more

America and the World

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No G7 country is close to reducing greenhouse gas emissions to a level necessary to prevent excessive warming. Read more

America and the World

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Victor Juhasz

Existing laws give the executive branch the power to transform the energy sector. Read more

Day One Agenda

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Brittany Gibson

Calling out Congress to do the right, and necessary, thing Read more

Energy and the Environment

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The city’s bid to take over PG&E could mark a turning point in restoring a more environmentally and economically just power grid. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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A Bargaining for the Common Good approach to the climate crisis Read more

Working in America

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At the resolutions committee meeting Thursday morning, two hours of debate only yielded a non-DNC sanctioned discussion—not a climate debate. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Tomorrow the DNC votes on a resolution to hold a climate debate, but Chair Tom Perez’s competing resolution would undermine that effort. Read more

Energy and the Environment