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Black Chambers, CBC Meet to Discuss Future of Obama Clean Power...

As with much of the landmark legislation passed during the Obama-era, the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan is now facing repeal. Last month,...

Bring Competition Back to Gas Stations by Fixing the Renewable Fuel...

By Representative Greg Porter, IN; President, National Black Caucus of State Legislators Minority communities across the United States have learned by experience to stay vigilant....

Clean Energy Savings for All Initiative Plans 1 GW Solar by...

Through a new partnership between the Departments of Energy (DOE), Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Agriculture (USDA), Health and Human Services (HHS), Veteran’s Affairs (VA)...

Lisa P. Jackson Leaves Lasting Legacy at EPA

A month after announcing her retirement as administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Lisa P. Jackson, the first African American to...

EPA’s Balance between Environmental Benefits and Costs

What good is a clean river if you’ve got no jobs?

Republicans Continue to Dis Mother Nature

Did Mother Nature do something to tick off Republicans or what?

American Labor is Part of the Environment, Too.

Grass roots groups appear to ignore the economic impact on real workers.

Sexual Harassment Allegations Hamper Hastings

In June of 2011 it blew up in the press: Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) was being investigated for sexual harassment.  New information regarding the...

New Regulations vs. New Hiring: Why Can’t They Just Get Along?

The tenuous employment growth in December may finally give us some hope that our economy has the strength to overcome even a Jon Huntsman deficit (except more possible). But...

Hope & Change are Real – I’ve Seen It

Fast-forward four years later, and many young people and black people have started to wonder if President Obama will keep true to candidate Obama promises and rhetoric.