Joe Lieberman

Climate Bill Hits Capitol Hill

It's been a long and bumpy road, but John Kerry and Joe Lieberman have finally brought their global warming bill to their fellow legislators in the Senate. But the American Power Act doesn't just cap emissions, it also encourages an expansion of offshore

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Unemployed... and obsolete?

While jobs are at the top of Washington's agenda, the question we're asking is: What happens to those people whose job skills are for positions or industries that are becoming obsolete?

Politics

Unemployed... and obsolete?

While jobs are at the top of Washington's agenda, the question we're asking is: What happens to those people whose job skills are for positions or industries that are becoming obsolete?

Senate Takes On Climate Change

The Senate took the issue of climate change to the floor and, for the first time, acknowledged that global warming is real, human-related, and that mandatory steps must be taken to curb greenhouse gas emissions. The so-called "Sense of the Senate" resolut

Climate Bill Hits Capitol Hill

It's been a long and bumpy road, but John Kerry and Joe Lieberman have finally brought their global warming bill to their fellow legislators in the Senate. But the American Power Act doesn't just cap emissions, it also encourages an expansion of offshore

War As an Environmental Issue

In the Connecticut Senate the war in Iraq and the environmental issues Americans face at home may be more closely tied in the eyes of voters than expected.