The coalition encourages lawmakers to keep the tax reform, climate provisions and social program expansions in the bill.
This summer’s climate disasters have been particularly fierce, showing growing urgency for action on the climate crisis.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez panned the senator, pointing out his close ties to Exxon lobbyists.
A new natural gas plant built last year was supposed to keep the city powered through extreme weather events.
The office will focus on identifying and addressing climate impacts on public health in disadvantaged areas.
The climate crisis, brought on by fossil fuel companies, is worsening converging crises in the U.S.
The vote allows Congress to proceed with crafting the $3.5 trillion bill that progressives and Democrats have lauded.
The $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill contains some of the only climate provisions with any chance of passing Congress.
The bill includes provisions to lower the Medicare eligibility age and create a Civilian Climate Corps.
The president is reinstating Obama-era rules on vehicle pollution, but climate advocates say that may not be enough.