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Funding for Wisconsin farm conservation programs could nearly double

A sweeping federal investment in combating climate change will almost double the amount of money Wisconsin receives for some of its farm conservation programs, meaning more farmers will be able to get help protecting their soil, reducing runoff and improving water quality.

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Mustafa Santiago Ali and Leo Woodberry: Environmental justice lost a champion. Congress must build on his legacy

At a moment when justice and equity are finally shaping the nation's environmental policies and spending priorities as well as the world's climate action plans, we in the environmental justice movement are mourning a great champion on Capitol Hill—former Representative Donald McEachin.

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Republican Congress is coming for Biden's climate wins

A Republican Congress is coming for Biden's climate wins

If the looming GOP majority sabotages climate policy, its own voters will suffer. The party might do it anyway.
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Supporters of battling climate change rally in Annapolis

Supporters of legislation to address climate change rallied in Maryland recently to speed up the state’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from 40% of 2006 levels to 60% in 18 years.

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito is a key Republican to watch on environmental issues

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito is a key Republican to watch on environmental issues

The Climate 202 recently sat down with Capito to discuss her top environmental priorities for the year and her relationships across the aisle.
Climate divestment at Harvard: what activists will do now

Climate divestment at Harvard: what activists will do now

The climate divestment movement has been extremely successful. It’s also attracting new enemies.
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EPA finds evidence for tightening key air quality standard

As the Environmental Protection Agency reassesses a Trump administration decision not to strengthen a key air quality standard, it says it has found evidence to support tightening it.

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