Green New Deal

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.
The Washington governor's climate plan has been called the “gold standard” for a Green New Deal.
Low-polling centrists got plenty of airtime to criticize the ambitious plan that polls show is popular with Democrats.
At the CNN debate, the Vermont senator and 2020 presidential candidate said Democrats shouldn’t be afraid to tout massive plans like the Green New Deal.
The Motor City is tired of its association with the combustion engine, and wants to be the epicenter of a new green industrial policy.
A House committee has set a goal to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 -- a target some say fails future generations.
What climate policy would Jesus choose? One that protects nature and lifts up the poor, these Christians say.
A crisis of this scale needs more than 15 minutes and obligatory sound bites.
If enacted, the bill would make New York the second big state — after California — to go for 100 percent carbon neutrality by midcentury.
Queens produces much of the city's dirty electricity and houses most of its prisoners. A new package of bills aims to "right wrongs."
A new poll shows more than half of American union members support the Green New Deal, as SEIU becomes the first national union to endorse the plan.
The senator with a plan for everything is fleshing out what could be her Green New Deal.
The former vice president delivered on a policy package that revives an Obama-era trajectory and ramps it up with nearly $5 trillion of investment.
If she beats the powerful House majority leader, Mckayla Wilkes wants to work toward opening the doors to refugees fleeing extreme weather, sea-level rise and drought.
Here’s how oysters are helping to save the planet one shuck at a time.
The Democratic congresswoman slammed what she called Republican "attempts to turn the United States into a far-right Christian theocracy."
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) is reintroducing a bill from six months ago, but this time in a radically different political environment.
“NYC’s Green new Deal is one law the Trumps won’t get away with breaking."