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Great News for Latinos: 200 Closed Coal-Burning Plants in the U.S.

Javier Sierra | Posted 07.24.2016 | Latino Voices
Javier Sierra

Climate change constitutes a planetary emergency that we all must confront. And the retirement of these coal plants feels like 200 breaths of fresh air.

Erin Mershon

Fred Upton, GOP Committee Chairman, Pushes Obama To Disclose, But Defended Bush | Erin Mershon | Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A House Republican chairman who once defended the Bush administration's non-disclosure is now blasting the White House for withholding i...

BP's Oily Political Connections, From the Bush to Obama Era

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nikolas Kozloff

BP contributed $1.1 million to candidates in the 2000 election, most of which went to Republicans. Yet beneath the rhetoric and Obama does not emerge as any less oily than the GOP.

Sam Stein

Obama Has Met At Least 27 Times With Private Health Care Industry Executives | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama has hosted at least 27 meetings with some of the most influential private health-industry executives in the country in an effor...

Salazar at the Interior Department: So Much at Stake

Frances Beinecke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frances Beinecke

As Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar has to send a powerful signal that the era of unethical behavior and unchecked industry influence is over.