Politics

Cities

In Seattle, the rent is too damn high

Tech booms, bad government, and money-hungry developers: Inside Seattle's insane housing market, and how it got that way.

Cities

Meet Las Vegas’ “prophet of growth”

Pat Mulroy preached conservation while backing growth in Las Vegas.

Cities

In the battle against climate change, Seattle is on the front lines

The Paddle in Seattle is just a hint of this city's commitment to fighting climate change. Next up: Eliminating its carbon footprint completely.

Politics

Lindsey Graham is occasionally almost halfway decent on climate change

This Republican presidential contender gets a lot of credit for his views on the climate, but his record on the issue has been mixed.

Climate & Energy

Maryland’s Republican governor just let a fracking moratorium become law

Gov. Larry Hogan didn't sign the bill but he didn't veto it either because the state legislature would have overriden a veto.

Climate & Energy

Martin O’Malley could try to out-green Bernie Sanders

O’Malley, former governor of Maryland, is running for president. Will he make a push to be the biggest climate hawk in the Democratic field?

Politics

Bernie Sanders cares about cockblocking, too

A passion for CAPS and a liberal attitude toward sex? Be still, my heart!

Climate & Energy

Here’s why we need to politicize disasters

Ted Cruz says we shouldn't politicize the Texas floods. He's wrong. If we want to prevent disasters tomorrow, we need talk about vulnerabilities today.

Politics

California Senate candidate: “We’re all going to die”

Mike Beitiks is running on a "single board platform": He's all climate, all the time.