Green New Deal

Though unlikely to pass, the bill offers a glimpse of how a policy to slash climate-changing emissions can reduce poverty and racial inequality.
The Massachusetts senator, facing two serious challengers, held a primary debate on the climate crisis in a bid to secure his status as the issue's leading champion.
Climate is a top issue for Iowa Democrats. And the Vermont senator's embrace of biofuels could broaden his appeal.
Sen. Ed Markey's fundraising issue comes as he leans into his climate record to beat back three primary challengers.
The legislation, while unlikely to pass under President Trump, fleshes out how a Green New Deal could address one of the most pressing crises of global warming.
The location, in the shadow of New York's dirtiest power plant, is a deliberate choice by the senator and his campaign.
The Democratic presidential hopeful is adopting much of what former candidate Jay Inslee put out.
Protesters calling for a Green New Deal and other steps to combat climate change disrupted traffic in Washington on Monday morning.
Sunrise Movement is betting on an upset, à la Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, to swell the ranks of Green New Dealers in Congress. But this time, it’s in Texas.
Tired of empty words and emissions targets without plans to meet them, the strike movement is coalescing behind a Green New Deal.
La generación del "yo no me dejo" is about to merge with Generation Green New Deal as climate strikes take place worldwide.
The support comes as the climate policy fight broadens from energy and transportation to agriculture.
The Democratic senator from Massachusetts, who partnered with the New York congresswoman on the Green New Deal, faces a potentially tough primary.
At a CNN climate change forum, the California senator said she agreed with former Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee in opposing the Senate procedure.
The union's president said climate change is real, but thinks coal miners won't be taken care of in progressives' effort to address it.
2020 contenders will square off — sort of — over how to tackle the climate crisis.
The Democratic presidential candidate warned of global warming's potential contribution to the storm's development.
The 2020 Democratic candidate's climate plan offers a detailed vision that would expand public ownership of utilities and make electricity “virtually free" by 2035.
The Washington state governor promised to make sure clean energy jobs are “good-paying union jobs.”
Chief of Staff Saikat Chakrabarti will join efforts to develop the Green New Deal, and Communications Director Corbin Trent will work on the congresswoman's 2020 campaign.