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It’s graduation season and we will end the week on a high note!Yahoo Finance recently reported that in today’s hot job market, it’s possible to find a good job that pays at least $60,000 right out of college even with no experience. On a salary like that, a person can live well in many major U.S. cities. Better yet, of the top 20 jobs that GOBankingRates analyzed using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics on 2018 median pay, 6 were in the fields of environment and conservation. This includes #12 Wildlife Biologist that pays $63,420, #11 Agriculture or Food Scientist that pays $64,020, #3 Environmental Scientist or Specialist that pays $71,130, and #2 Microbiologist that pays $71,650. Job growth is expected in each of these career fields between now and 2026, and to see the whole list, click here. Congrats to all FOPs who are graduating!
The Biden administration is hoping to move the United States into the electric vehicle era through massive investments in incentives to get EVs on the road as well as the build-out of 500,000 EV charging stations across the country. Yet this revolution is reliant upon Americans making the switch to EVs in mass numbers. As […]
Recently, Transportation for America’s Director Beth Osborne sat down to speak with former Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx (now, Chief Policy Officer at Lyft) about how a massive investment in infrastructure can address inequality and provide innovative transportation solutions for a multitude of communities. From micro mobility, to reassessing freeways, and the expansion of public transit, […]
This week we sat down with Congressman Ted Lieu who represents California’s 33rd Congressional district. His district also happens to be one of the most climate-vulnerable regions in the nation where wildfires, extreme heat, and sea-level rise are creating conditions that necessitate comprehensive climate action from the federal government. More specifically, the Congressman told us […]
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