Politics

Politics

Here’s what the presidential candidates think of Obama’s climate plan

From Marco Rubio to Bernie Sanders, the leading 2016 candidates had a wide range of responses to Obama's Clean Power Plan.

Climate & Energy

How are environmentalists reacting to Obama’s Clean Power Plan?

Their public statements are celebratory, but scratch the surface and you'll find that feelings in some quarters are more complicated.

Climate & Energy

Ted Cruz thinks scientists invented climate change

The Texas senator has some strong beliefs on climate change. They're all wrong.

Climate & Energy

Obama’s big climate plan is now final — and it’s even stronger than expected

The EPA will require utilities to make deeper cuts in emissions from power plants, and will incentivize use of renewable energy.

Politics

The Senate passed a surprisingly good transportation bill

But now for the House ...

Living

Warren Buffett has been quietly funding birth control access

Thanks for my IUD, Mr. Buffett.

Politics

Poll pushes Hillary to embrace a strong clean energy stand

A new survey of swing-state voters finds consistently strong backing for tough restrictions on carbon emissions and energy efficiency.

Climate & Energy

Poll: Californians are more worried about climate change because drought

As the state's water shortage deepens, its residents get more serious about responding to climate change.

Climate & Energy

Portland activists force Shell to turn around

Protesters hanging from the St. Johns Bridge stall plans for Arctic drilling.