Climate change is consistently polling as a top issue for Democrats, and candidates are going deep early.
“When you have people seeking high grounds for a flood, you can’t think a middle-ground approach is adequate," Jay Inslee told BuzzFeed News.
This is just the first part of Jay Inslee’s climate plan.
The bill is not expected to pass the Republican-controlled Senate.
Nine Democratic presidential hopefuls are participating in the effort so far.
“The greatest threat we face — which will test our country, our democracy, every single one of us — is climate change,” Beto O’Rourke wrote in a message to supporters.
When Yale University quizzed US adults on the facts, most of them got a failing grade. How do you compare?
When the US government is doing nothing to stop climate change, do your personal choices even matter? Here’s how climate scientists are — and aren’t — changing their lives.
The former oil and gas lobbyist has been acting interior secretary since January, following Ryan Zinke’s resignation.
Thousands of teens have been striking across Europe for months. Tomorrow’s big event could fuel the movement in the US.
“We’re the first generation to feel the sting of climate change. And we’re the last who can do something about it,” Inslee said in a video announcing his candidacy.
The official replacement for Scott Pruitt has continued his predecessor’s plans to roll back environmental rules.
Cremating certain cancer patients treated with radiation may release hot particles into air that could be inhaled by crematory workers.
“This was a mistake by Democrats because it took an issue they have been winning on and turned it into a liability,” said a Republican strategist.
A Huge Climate Change Movement Led By Teenage Girls Is Sweeping Europe. And It’s Coming To The US Next.
Students are going on strike around the world to demand action on climate change, in a movement led almost entirely by teenage girls.
John Christy Was Just Named An EPA Science Adviser. His Climate Studies Have Been Repeatedly Corrected.
“I’m skeptical of the conclusions that can be drawn from climate models,” he told BuzzFeed News. “I think there is a rush to judgment that every time something happens it’s because of global warming.”
“Too many people see climate change as a coastal issue,” said one expert.
“For all his bluster and tweeting, Donald Trump cannot stop us from moving forward in our states,” Washington’s governor told BuzzFeed News.
PG&E’s bankruptcy could have major spillover effects on the solar, wind, and electric car industries.
At least "climate change is a real emergency," said one House Democrat.