The bill, part of a wave of progressive legislation, would undo Clinton-era restrictions on public housing in a bid to tackle the climate and housing crises at once.
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 location, in the shadow of New York's dirtiest power plant, is a deliberate choice by the senator and his campaign.
More than a fifth of those grandparents are poor.
'There’s a lot of scariness that comes with this.'
Kamala Harris and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are pushing to reduce recidivism and homelessness by helping ex-offenders find stable housing.
Opponents say the change would harm an already vulnerable group.
Donald Trump’s nominee for the Federal Reserve Board admitted he had “a long paper trail” in making controversial jokes and comments.
Should cities invest in neighborhoods with the greatest need, or those likely to prosper?
They are working with activists, planners and government to turn an abandoned government building into studios, public housing and a shelter for refugees.