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Fight Over Fracking Heats Up at the Democratic Convention
On Wednesday, POLITICO hosted a panel on energy at the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia sponsored by the American Petroleum Institute, a trade association of the oil and gas industry. The group, whose members include EXXONMobil, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, BP, and Shell, lobbies against federal...
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As Major Parties Embrace Fracking, Report Shows Natural Gas 'Bridge to Climate Disaster'
'Currently planned gas production expansion in Appalachia would make meeting U.S. climate goals impossible,' says Oil Change International
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Fracking Tycoon Admits Democrats Better for Business Than GOP
Whether the Democratic Party will continue to support fracking has become a hot-button issue during this year's presidential campaign
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Progressive Strides Undone If Hickenlooper Chosen as HRC Running Mate
As we approach Friday’s announcement by the Hillary Clinton camp of their selection of running mates, Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado is apparently one of the people who has been under consideration. Choosing Hickenlooper to share the Democratic Party’s ticket would weaken the modest progressive...
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Bolstered by New Proof of Asthma Link, Anti-Fracking Groups Plan 'Massive' March at DNC
Our country's leaders 'must take a hard look at the data, acknowledge the harms of drilling and fracking, and stop it before other people become ill'
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53 Arrested Protesting Gas Storage Near Seneca Lake
"We are ALL Seneca Lake" was the message delivered this morning by prominent environmental leaders Wes Gillingham, program director of Catskill Mountainkeeper, David Braun, co-founder of Americans Against Fracking, and Rachel Marco-Havens, youth engagement director of Earth Guardians during a...
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Farewell, David Cameron, It's Theresa May's Turn to Mess Things Up Now
UK is rid of Cameron's "post-truth politics," but his successor's record on human rights is cause for concern
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Latest Leak Shows How TTIP Puts US-EU Clean Energy Goals in 'Mortal Danger'
European Commission urged to 'call time on this failed corporate coup'
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Pro-Fracking, Pro-Colonialism, Anti-Single Payer: Dem Platform Disappoints
Progressives vow to 'take the fight to Philadelphia' and battle for stronger platform at Democratic Party convention
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Will Democrats Get It Right on Climate Before It's Too Late?
"Democrats are not just in a race with Donald Trump, they're in a race against time to save our communities from catastrophic climate change."
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