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Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The THRIVE Act plans to create nine million jobs by upgrading infrastructure for clean water, affordable public transit, and a reliable electric grid and expanding access to wind and solar power, electric vehicles, and healthy buildings. (Photo: aydinmutlu/Getty Images)
The bill aims to ensure "an intersectional response" to the climate crisis, coronavirus pandemic, economic inequity, and racial injustice "that is proportionate to the scope of the problems we face."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A woman demands Pfizer "free the vaccine" at a March 11, 2021 demonstration outside the company's world headquarters in New York City. (Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"Addressing the spread of Covid-19 in India is critical," the senators wrote in...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Supporters of a Massachusetts bill to stop evictions during the coronavirus pandemic gather outside the State House in Boston on March 14, 2021. (Photo: Jim Davis/<em>The Boston Globe<em> via Getty Images)
"It's time to stop nibbling around the edges and, instead, pass this big, bold...