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Infrastructure


Sunrise Launches Green New Deal Jobs Website to Celebrate Future of Climate-Friendly Work

The new tool shows "another future is possible—one that's not extractive and includes fulfilling, good-paying jobs that will revitalize our communities and combat climate change."

Andrea Germanos ·


Ocasio-Cortez: 'House Progressives Are Standing Up' for Infrastructure Plan Prioritizing Care, Climate

"If Sen. Manchin and the rest of the Senate approve the 'reconciliation bill' then we will approve their bipartisan bill. But if they try to strip immigration reform, child care, climate action, etc., then we're at an impasse," said the New York Democrat.

Kenny Stancil ·


'Not a Single Dollar More to Pentagon' in Infrastructure Package, Groups Demand

"Of the many, many sectors of the economy and society that are underfunded, the Pentagon is not among them," said one backer of a letter signed by 48 organizations.

Julia Conley ·


Manchin—'Very, Very' Disturbed by Climate Action—Made Nearly $500K Last Year From Coal: Report

"Joe Manchin is lying to us about climate change to protect his annual profits and the wealth of his family."

Kenny Stancil ·


We Can't Afford to Go Small on Infrastructure

By raising taxes on the wealthy and redirecting other public resources, we can meet everyone's needs and strengthen our economy.

Shailly Gupta Barnes ·


How to Pay for Infrastructure? Analysis Says Tax Billionaires' $1.8 Trillion Pandemic Windfall

"Billionaires have gotten $1.8 trillion richer, nearly all tax-free, since the pandemic began. Don't tell us we can't afford a bold reconciliation package."

Jake Johnson ·


'$3.5 Trillion Isn't Enough': Sunrise Says House Dems Must Go Bigger Than Senate on Climate

"The House must put forward a larger investment than this and hold the line on what we need," said the youth-led Sunrise Movement. "Climate priorities cannot be cut."

Jake Johnson ·


Youth Activists Rally Outside Feinstein's LA Office Demanding Civilian Climate Corps

"Change only dies the day that the people meant to fight for us stay silent."

Jenna McGuire ·


Manchin's Energy Bill Condemned as 'Kick in the Gut to Climate Justice'

“Instead of funding non-polluting alternatives, it throws public money at expensive, unproven technologies that will allow the fossil fuel industry to continue poisoning frontline communities and trashing the planet."

Kenny Stancil ·


Infrastructure Plan With Major Climate Investments Would Create 26 Million Jobs: Report

"Congress has the opportunity to create millions of good-paying jobs in the clean energy economy right now," said one advocate.

Kenny Stancil ·

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