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Union leader says Green New Deal would make infrastructure bill ‘absolutely impossible’

Union leader says Green New Deal would make infrastructure bill ‘absolutely impossible’

The president of one of the largest construction unions in the country warned the Green New Deal will make it “absolutely impossible” for lawmakers to pass an infrastructure bill. “The ...

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Kamala Harris endorses Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’

Kamala Harris endorses Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Monday endorsed the “Green New Deal,” a proposal that sets a goal of getting 100 percent of U.S. electricity from renewable energy. “I support a ...

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Progressive lawmakers call for climate change revolution

Progressive lawmakers call for climate change revolution

Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez emphasized need to ‘transform our energy system’ but did not discuss how to pursue it A star-studded progressive town hall on climate change drew thousands ...

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Donald Trump buried a climate change report because ‘I don’t believe it’

Donald Trump buried a climate change report because ‘I don’t believe it’

  President Donald Trump on Monday dismissed a study produced by his own administration, involving 13 federal agencies and more than 300 leading climate scientists, warning of the potentially catastrophic ...

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Trump administration criticized over timing of climate change report

Trump administration criticized over timing of climate change report

Environmentalists, journalists and lawmakers are among those criticizing the Trump administration for releasing a dire federal climate change report the day after Thanksgiving, when fewer Americans are likely to read ...

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Federal report sounds alarm on growing impact of climate change

Federal report sounds alarm on growing impact of climate change

A new climate report from the federal government released Friday warns that current global and regional efforts to stave off the devastating effects of climate change are insufficient. The report, the first of ...

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Bernie sanders: The debate over climate change in Washington has nothing to do with science

Bernie sanders: The debate over climate change in Washington has nothing to do with science.

Bernie sanders wrote on Instagram: The debate over climate change in Washington has nothing to do with science. It has everything to do with the power of the fossil fuel ...

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Trump says he has ‘natural instinct for science’ when it comes to climate change

Trump says he has ‘natural instinct for science’ when it comes to climate change

President Donald Trump told the Associated Press that he has a “natural instinct for science” that informs his understanding of climate change and allows him to see through the political ...

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Bernie sanders on Instagram : climate change cannot be ignored any longer

Bernie sanders on Instagram : climate change cannot be ignored any longer

Bernie sanders wrote on Instagram: We have 12 years left to stop the worst consequences of climate change. This is a crisis that cannot be ignored any longer. View this ...

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Trump continued to downplay the effects of climate change

Trump continued to downplay the effects of climate change

President Trump on Monday afternoon continued to downplay the effects of climate change as he toured the damage wrought by Hurricane Michael in Macron, Ga. The president told reporters before an ...

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