Articles Tagged 'climate change'
GOP Senate walks out of Oregon legislative session after climate control bill moves to floor vote
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon Senate Republicans left the capitol Monday morning, part of a boycott of an upcoming floor vote on a cap-and-trade bill after… READ MORE
Baltimore’s Climate Change Lawsuit Against Energy Companies Can Proceed, Supremes Say
The Supreme Court allowed the city of Baltimore to proceed with its climate change lawsuit against two dozen fossil fuel companies Tuesday, after the corporate… READ MORE
Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders call for climate change emergency mobilization, seeks a re-do of failed Green New Deal
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders will introduce Tuesday a resolution declaring a climate change emergency, a move that comes after the Green New… READ MORE
New York City declares a climate emergency
New York City officials declared a climate emergency in an effort to mobilize local and national responses to stall global warming.
It’s the largest city… READ MORE
Republican state senators go into hiding over Oregon climate change vote
SALEM, Ore. — A group of Republican state senators in Oregon remain in hiding after walking out of the state Capitol over refusing to vote… READ MORE
Climate-change protesters disrupt London docklands train service
Two environmental activists climbed onto the roof of a train in London’s Canary Wharf financial district on Wednesday as part of a third day of… READ MORE
Ocasio-Cortez claims climate change is driving migrant crisis
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., claimed climate change is a “major factor” of the global migrant crisis after earlier suggesting that the United States would have… READ MORE
Ocasio-Cortez likens GOP to ‘Exorcist’ girl, accuses border agents of drugging kids in marathon Instagram session
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D.N.Y., unleashed on her Republican opponents during a marathon Instagram Live session on Wednesday night.
The freshman compared her GOP critics to… READ MORE
Greenpeace Co-Founder: ‘Climate Crisis Is Not Only Fake News. It’s Fake Science’
Co-founder of environmental organization Greenpeace Patrick Moore said Tuesday that the climate change crisis driving much of liberal politics today “is not only fake news.… READ MORE
Jay Inslee announces climate-focused 2020 presidential run. Does he stand a chance?
Gov. Jay Inslee entered the 2020 presidential race Friday, launching a longshot campaign with a focused message that he’s the only candidate who would make… READ MORE