Building on the momentum of the repeal of the Faircloth Amendment in the House last year, the two legislators seek to increase investment in housing infrastructure.
GND 4 PH would improve living conditions for nearly 2 million – lowering utility costs, reducing environmental hazards like lead and water poisoning.
Dr. Roger H. Bezdek
In the USA and other nations there is intense interest in the Green New Deal (GND) and its jobs implications. However, there has not be a comprehensive analysis of the potential jobs impacts of the GND. This paper remedies this deficiency and provides estimates of the jobs likely to be […]
Final Reminder Please Come and Help Fill the Room A PRESS CONFERENCE TO SUPPORT S. 311 THE GREEN NEW DEAL FEBRUARY 27th AT 11:45 AM IN THE CEDAR CREEK ROOM AT THE STATEHOUSE IN MONTPELIER COME IF YOU CAN but DON’T COME ALONE! Let’s make Tomorrow’s press conference big enough to show how widespread […]
by Michael Brune, Sierra Club’s Executive Director
No matter how much Andrew Wheeler, Mitch McConnell, and corporate polluters might wish it would go away, the Green New Deal shows no sign of fading from our political discourse, and here’s why: At its heart, the Green New Deal is more than a legislative agenda. It’s a […]
On January 15, Governor Cuomo of New York announced his bold plans for the “Green New Deal,” (not to be confused with the recent proposal of the same name made by congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez) as a response to pressure from progressives concerned about rapid climate change.
This comes on the heels of […]
Green New Deal presented by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Edward Markey. Photo: Senate Democrats, Wikimedia Commons.
For all the talk about the Green New Deal (GND), I suspect that the number of people who really understand it is not large.
To start with, it […]