Merkley, Sanders Bill to Take NY Renews Climate Strategy National
Trump’s Climate Threats Become Reality
U.S. Senators Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon) and Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) are set to introduce legislation Thursday inspired by New York’s Climate and Community Protection Act.
Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Climate Agenda from NY Renews
Less than one week after his swearing-in, President Trump has begun to follow through on his threats to our climate, public health, and environment. New York cannot let this stand.
Climate Must be Top Priority of Governor Cuomo’s SOS Roadshow
In his State of the State addresses, Governor Cuomo advanced important efforts to make New York’s electricity grid cleaner, healthier, and more reliable, particularly with his commitment to offshore wind energy. But he knows that power plants represent just 20% of New York’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Governor Cuomo cannot ignore the cries of the communities where he delivers his speeches. In Buffalo and Syracuse, he should outline efforts to reduce air pollution and other impacts of climate change.