Create a Select Committee to Develop the Green New Deal
Leader Nancy Pelosi: Please support the creation of a Select Committee to develop the Green New Deal.
Representative Jackie Speier: Thank you for committing to the creation of a Select Committee to develop the Green New Deal.
Democrats have the House. We need a real climate plan. Fires rage across California every year and the recent UN’s recent IPCC report warns that we only have 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe.
We have 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe, warns UN, The Guardian, 10/8/2018
Why the Best New Deal Is a Green New Deal, The Nation, 9/18/2018
This Week's US House Call Scripts:
Attorney General Barr's brief summary and conclusions are an inadequate response to the questions and issues Mueller was ordered to investigate. Congress and the public deserve to see the entire report and its underlying documents.
The Trump administration has revived the global gag rule, an executive order that denies US funding to any foreign nongovernmental organization that provides abortion counseling or referrals or advocates to decriminalize abortion or expand abortion services.
Trump, Republican leaders, and administration officials are increasing their threats of military intervention and covert subversion aimed at overthrowing the Maduro government in Venezuela.
The long-term corruption of American politics is coming to a head under the Trump administration. Call your MoC to ask them to fight against corruption.
Trump is threatening to take funds that have been appropriated to other departments by Congress to pay for his racist wall. Not only is this unconstitutional, but it will place Americans at far greater risk than any imagined border emergency.