House Climate Crisis Action Plan Highlights Espaillat Legislation Addressing Climate Change

On Tuesday, the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis unveiled a comprehensive congressional climate action framework, highlighting legislation introduced by Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) as important tools in the effort to solve the climate crisis. Continue Reading →

Harlem-Based WE ACT Peggy Sheppard Responds To SCCC Climate Crisis Action Plan

Today the U.S. House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis released a report, titled “Solving the Climate Crisis: The Congressional Action Plan for a Clean Energy Economy and a Healthy, Resilient and Just America.” Continue Reading →

NYLCVEF Launches NYC Climate Action Tracker To Measure Progress On OneNYC

In honor of Earth Week, the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (NYLCVEF) launched its New York City Climate Action Tracker that will measure the City’s progress on climate goals set in Mayor de Blasio’s OneNYC plan. Continue Reading →

We Look Forward To Harlem’s Peggy Shepard Act To Shape DNC’s Environment And Climate Platform

Today, the DNC Environment and Climate Crisis Council announced its Platform Committee, whose members will be tasked with developing recommendations for the climate, environment and energy planks of the 2020 Democratic Party Platform. Continue Reading →