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Andrew Weber
June 20, 2019 - 12:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Both the state Senate and now the Assembly have passed a proposal to give New York the nation’s most aggressive target for reducing carbon emissions. Under the measure, the state will aim to generate 100 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2040 while cutting...
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Joe Biden and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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Mike Montone
April 25, 2019 - 11:29 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden has officially launched his bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination, but the party is far from falling in lock step behind him. RELATED: WATCH: Joe Biden finally announces 2020 presidential bid Inside Joe Biden's decision to run one more time...
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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April 22, 2019 - 7:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to introduce a bill banning new construction of glass skyscrapers as part of his climate change effort to reduce citywide greenhouse emissions by 30 percent. In announcing his Green New Deal on Monday, the democratic mayor says all-glass...
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Adam Warner
April 22, 2019 - 8:17 am
Monday is Earth Day and Mayor Bill de Blasio will mark the occasion by celebrating the city’s version of the “Green New Deal” at an event in Long Island City.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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March 26, 2019 - 7:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The Senate is supposed to vote Tuesday on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal. I could not be more glad that the American people will have the opportunity to learn precisely where each one of their senators stand on the “Green New Deal”: a radical, top-down, socialist...
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Dianne Feinstein
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February 23, 2019 - 3:35 pm
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and a group of San Francisco Bay Area students squared off over climate change in a sometimes tense exchange captured on video and widely shared on social media.
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to the chamber on the morning after House and Senate negotiators worked out a border security compromise hoping to avoid another government shutdown, at the Capitol in in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
February 12, 2019 - 9:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will vote on the Green New Deal, a moonshot plan by Democrats to combat climate change, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday, announcing a move designed to force Senate Democrats — including a cast of presidential candidates — into a political bind. The...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Mike Huckabee
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December 04, 2018 - 8:57 am
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hasn’t even been sworn in to Congress yet, but she’s been drawing a lot of attention, including from former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
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