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Building Wealth and Opportunity in Rural America

[Included in plan:] Engage every community in the transition to a clean energy economy. Cory’s climate plan calls for a $400 billion investment by 2030 to fund a Moonshot Hub in all 50 states, each charged with tackling the most important and difficult challenges in basic science, applied research, manufacturing, and commercialization in their dedicated field. … Continue reading "https://corybooker.com/issues/economic-security-and-opportunity/building-wealth-and-opportunity-in-rural-america/"

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Obama talks climate change at green building conference, avoids politics

Former president Barack Obama called climate change an “existential issue” and emphasized the importance of equity in solving sustainability and climate problems Wednesday morning during his talk at an international green building conference in Atlanta.

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cory Booker Gets the Link Between Climate Change and Prisons

There’s not much hype right now around Senator Cory Booker becoming president, but he deserves a lot more attention than he’s gotten. That’s because when it comes to the intersection of the environment and racism, at least, he’s got it covered.

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