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Meet Pelosi the climate czar. (Not that Pelosi.)

Alexis Pelosi is a climate adviser to the Housing and Urban Development secretary and a relative of the former speaker.
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HUD program for climate change doesn't go far enough

A new HUD program to help assisted housing residents to get climate upgrades to their home doesn't go far enough, advocates say.
Chicago, HUD settle environmental racism case
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Chicago, HUD settle environmental racism case as Lori Lightfoot leaves office

City departments will be required to produce an environmental justice action plan to protect neighborhoods from “burdens associated with intensive industrial and transportation uses.”

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'This makes my brain hurt': Connecticut used disaster aid to rebuild million-dollar homes

Owners of 62 homes worth at least $1 million received recovery grants after Hurricane Sandy when HUD weakened rules meant to make needy people the priority.

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Thousands will live here one day (as long as they can find water)

In the increasingly dry Southwest, drought and climate change pose a challenge for developers, who need to find creative ways to provide water supply to new communities.
HUD accuses city of Chicago of environmental racism

HUD accuses city of Chicago of environmental racism

Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the city were accused of environmental racism last week.
How the government is failing Americans uprooted by natural disaster

How the government is failing Americans uprooted by natural disaster

Climate change is creating a growing class of displaced Americans, and the federal government is struggling to decide how to help them.
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