Trump’s Executive Order On Climate Is “Life-Threatening,” Says People’s Action Climate Justice Organizer

WASHINGTON – The Clean Power Plan, which would reduce emissions from U.S. power plants 32 percent below 2005 levels by 2030, is the latest target of President Trump’s effort to eventually destroy President Obama’s programs to address climate change. Trump not only wants to cut the Environmental Protection Agency budget by 31 percent and cut […]

Leeann Hall: Republicans In The House Budget Committee Just Voted To Shutter Small Town Clinics And Hospitals

WASHINGTON – Republicans in the House Budget Committee voted today to advance health repeal legislation that would force 24 million people off health care, slash $880 billion from Medicaid, drive up health care costs for older and poorer people, and cause thousands of deaths. The committee voted without discussion of recent Congressional Budget Office Analysis […]