Reminder to Congress: The Coal Industry Trade Association Doesn’t Give a Damn About Its Workers

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By Jeremy Richardson, Union of Concerned Scientists As most know by now, Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, or CARES Act (S.3548), delivering more than $2 trillion in aid in the wake of historic and rapidly climbing unemployment. This is the one that...
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Now Is the Time to Harness the Power of SNAP

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By Amy Brown, Margaret Brown and Yvette Cabrera, Natural Resources Defense Council In crafting its initial response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress missed a huge opportunity to help the most vulnerable families and lift the economy at the same time: increasing benefits throug...
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