Energy & Environment

Kathleen Hartnett White, contributor - 08/09/16 11:39 AM EDT
Rarely and only superficially discussed among the current raging policy debates is the proliferation of federal measures “to battle climate change.”Without much scrutiny, this Administration keeps ratcheting up the scope and stringency of executive...
Megan R. Wilson - 06/15/16 07:34 PM EDT
Domestic catfish farmers are trying to stop the House from taking up a resolution that a trade group representing them says would make imported seafood unsafe. The resolution, which passed the Senate last month, would shift responsibility for...
Justin Sink - 06/25/14 08:34 PM EDT
President Obama said congressional Republicans were "embarrassed" they had to feign ignorance on the science of climate change or risk being "run out of town by some fringe elements" during a speech to environmental activists on Wednesday."In...
Kevin Bogardus - 03/19/14 06:00 AM EDT
An angry and deflated union base is adding to the midterm woes for congressional Democrats.Parts of the labor coalition are fed up with the White House over ObamaCare and the delayed approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, and they are making clear...
Jared Nesvet - 08/08/16 11:20 AM EDT
Global warming is inescapable, affecting everyone regardless of race and class. As one of the most important issues facing the globe, and the most important issue for me this election cycle, I was immediately drawn to Bernie Sanders early in his...
Jordan Fabian - 08/20/15 12:37 PM EDT
Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will travel to New Orleans next week to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.  The two ex-presidents will join President Obama during a week of events to celebrate the city's...
Tim Devaney - 05/14/14 06:00 AM EDT
The music industry is concerned about a “crippling” new regulation from the Obama administration that it says could end the careers of musicians and reduce the quality of performances around the world. In an effort to crack down on illegal...
Laura Barron-Lopez and Justin Sink - 02/19/14 06:00 AM EST
brightcove.createExperiences(); If a flurry of climate change initiatives is an attempt by the administration to soften up environmental supporters ahead of an approval of the...

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