The Donald caught the spirit of a moment in which both imperial and economic decline, however unacknowledged by the Washington political elite, had indeed begun.
The fossil fuel industry is working hard to eliminate a tax credit that reduces emissions and creates jobs.
“Workers in America have seen 40 years of wage stagnation.”
"There is also nothing as yet to prevent HHS from simply negotiating bad deals that do not meaningfully lower drug prices."
Oil industry-funded attacks on climate science, and even Robert Watson, are nothing new.
"Now, the legislature must pass the strongest possible climate justice bill, and Governor Cuomo must sign it into law. The world is watching.”
Rep. Lee has offered this amendment several times over the years and has long championed the need to repeal the outdated and overly broad authorization and force a debate and a vote on current wars.
This may not be the practical political thing to do. But it is the right thing to do.