The Democratic senator from Massachusetts, who partnered with the New York congresswoman on the Green New Deal, faces a potentially tough primary.
Markey faces a potentially stiff primary in Massachusetts, and the California lawmaker's support is a boost for him.
"Um..... did Mike Lee just meme himself?"
The oil, gas and coal industries' donations heavily favor the lawmakers who have so far refused to back the only climate policy to match the scale of the crisis.
The mounting damage of global warming is a crisis far greater than the deficit.
The president likened the House resolution to a “high school term paper that got a low mark" during his campaign rally in El Paso.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi isn't the only one with a tempered response to the big idea pushed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
It's a historic first step toward curbing planet-roasting emissions and ending worsening inequality.
As 2020 Democrats suss out foreign policy positions, the first congressional effort on a Green New Deal is expected to offer some guidance.
Let’s call “gay-panic” what it is: a hate crime.
“It’s not even subtle," said one senator.
In what has become a familiar scene in the nation's capital, tens of thousands of activists gathered in Washington by the
It would prohibit airlines from dragging you off a flight. Hopefully.
The Department of Health and Human Services proposed a rule change in March. But senators say it doesn't go far enough.
We need to start saving lives with tools we know work instead of making it harder for those fighting addiction to succeed and survive. Most importantly we need to see the life of a person struggling with addiction as more worth saving than the cost of the medicine. Comprehensive reform means acknowledging "new normals."
There was some good news and some bad news on marijuana this week, which got us thinking about how the subject of federal marijuana policy relates to the presidential nomination race.