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Thanks so much for starting your Monday morning with us. We hope you enjoyed the climate forum last week and stay tuned for exclusive content that we’ll feature in the coming weeks. Here’s a preview of stories to watch this week:
International: The United Nations General Assembly convenes this week, beginning with a climate summit that President Trump will miss. It’s also Climate Week in New York, where Monica and Miro will be bringing you updates all week.
Congress: On Thursday at 10AM EDT, the Hosue Committee on Science, Space, and Technology will convene a hearing titled “Understanding, Forecasting and Communicating Extreme Weather in a Changing Climate.” You can livestream it here.
Today is also the first day of Fall!
ICYMI: Climate activists plan to block busy intersections throughout Washington D.C. today, read more for details.
We hope you had a great weekend #FriendsOfThePlanet. Congress is back in session after a month-long recess, school’s back, summer’s over and there’s a lot to talk about. Here’s a quick recap of what you can expect this week: Congress: The House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis will hold a hearing called “Solving the […]
Our partners, Ali Velshi and Chris Hayes of MSNBC will be posing questions for about 30 minutes to each of the Presidential candidates who are attending. What should they ask? We want to know what you think! If you have a question you think they should ask, send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please share […]
The Senate has its last week of session before a long August recess, while the House of Representatives hit the road on Friday. The swamp will be drained for a few weeks anyway! President Trump has not yet announced his vacation plans. CNN and New York Times reporter Michael Shear say the President will head […]
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