Vanessa Warheit is the former Executive Director of Fossil Free California. She currently serves on the Advisory Council for 350 Bay Area.
Laura Neish is the Executive Director of 350 Bay Area and 350 Bay Area Action, which work together to get policies passed that reduce greenhouse gas pollution and speed the transition to a clean economy while keeping justice at the center. Follow her on Twitter: @laurajneish
A political development involving U.S. Senate candidate Hill Harper and U.S. Representative Rashida Tlaib, has cast a stark light on what many progressive lawmakers see as the corrupting influence of money in American politics.
In a controversial move, the GOP-led House Budget Committee's hearing to establish a fiscal commission raises alarms for potential cuts in Social Security and Medicare, sparking widespread criticism and concerns for the future of these essential programs.