Politics

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
If the 2016 U.S. presidential election were held today, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) would win by a landslide over GOP frontrunner Donald Trump, according to a new poll released Tuesday by Quinnipiac University. With voters favoring Sanders over Trump 51 to 38 percent, Sanders would win the general election by 13 points—more than any other...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Rally for Bernie Sanders in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo: Getty)
The Bernie Sanders campaign announced Thursday that the Vermont senator has...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Venezuela's right wing won a majority of seats in the country's National...

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Arguing we shouldn't tolerate pols taking money from fossil fuel companies "whose business plan is to cook the planet," a new Super PAC is working to elect only those politicians who show leadership on climate change. Climate Change Hawks has compiled a score card for House Democrats, made its first endorsement, and begun raising money for "climate hawk leaders - those who prioritize and speak on the climate crisis."