What is the Green New Deal? | Just The FAQs

– Most scientists agree the Earth is facing a climate change deadline, and some democratic lawmakers want to take action with the Green New Deal. The phrase goes back to 2007, when the New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman, wrote a piece calling for a Green New Deal. Taking it’s name from the major government […]

Is Coal Country Ready For The Green New Deal? | AJ+

(soft intense music) – [Varshini] The climate crisis is immense. It will require transforming virtually every sector of society imaginable. In that transition, we have to make sure that no person gets left behind. – Senator McConnell, I urge you to consider the constituents that you have thus far ignored. You have taken $1.9 million […]

‘Green New Deal’ test run falls short after energy bills skyrocket

RENEWABLES, INCLUDING WIND AND SOLAR. THE TOWN RECEIVED GLOWING MEDIA ATTENTION FOR ITS PLANS AS WELL AS A MILLION DOLLAR GRANT FROM BLOOMBERG PHILANTHROPIES BUT NOW BLOOMBERG WANTS A REFUND. THE GREEN DEAL IS IN THE RED. ELECTRIC BILLS HAVE SOARED AND GEORGETOWN’S MUNICIPAL UTILITY IS FACING A $7 MILLION SHORTFALL, AND ON AUGUST 13th, […]

Why America Needs The Green New Deal | One Small Step | NowThis

I’m so excited that folks are learning more about it. But if you really want to dig in, to really bundle everything together. And she actually helped us write the Green New Deal. So, definitely hit her up. I’m taking AOC’s advice and on this week’s episode of “One Small Step,” I’m sitting down with […]