by Emily Atkin Posted on February 11, 2015 Updated: February 11, 2015
Perhaps the most notable statement came from Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS), who began his questioning by casting doubt on data from NASA showing 2014 to be the hottest year on record.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 29, 2015
Even though both legislative bodies are expected to approve the bill, Obama has pledged to veto it.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 23, 2015
The Senate was in session until midnight Thursday night.
by Patrick Smith Posted on January 9, 2015 Updated: January 20, 2015
Climate change is happening. But you wouldn't know that by looking at the members of the 114th Congress.
by Tiffany Germain - Guest Contributor, Kristen Ellingboe - Guest Contributor, Kiley Kroh Posted on January 8, 2015 Updated: January 13, 2015
Over 56 percent of Republicans in the 114th Congress deny the science behind human-caused climate change, according to an analysis by CAP Action.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 31, 2014
Former Georgia legislator Michael Boggs will not receive a lifetime position on the federal bench.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 18, 2014
The extension is retroactive through 2014, but still expires at the end of this year, rendering it effectively useless as far as planning for new wind projects goes.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 10, 2014
A letter the Senators sent to the agency on Tuesday laid specific modifications that would get even more carbon emission cuts out of the new rule for power plants.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 5, 2014
The bill affords $63.7 billion to “overseas contingency operations” in Afghanistan and Iraq. Didn't President Obama promise to end those wars?