Jack Abramoff joins super PAC, targets 'Green New Deal'
After a brief stint in campaign finance reform, disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff is now fundraising in support of conservative candidates by attacking an ambitious effort to combat climate change.
Dem leaders fundraise, and profit, from fossil fuel industry
Progressive lawmakers are currently pushing a bold resolution on climate change that they hope will set a course for Democratic presidential candidates and legislative efforts after the 2020 elections.
Superfund adviser kept in touch with bank after ban
Despite promises to steer clear of his former employer, the disgraced banker who spearheaded EPA's toxic waste cleanup reform efforts communicated extensively while at the agency with the institution he once led, newly released emails show.
Select committee Dems still rely on fossil fuels
The panel that House Democrats created to combat global warming is called the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, but the fossil fuel connections of the members named yesterday suggest to some environmentalists a certain lack of urgency.
K Street profits from drinking water fears
Lobbyists are working to shape the congressional debate around a decades-old class of widely used toxic chemicals.