Fighting for a Green New Deal under a Biden Presidency

  • A tax penalty for utilities that fail to meet a clean energy standard, almost like a tax bracket for emissions
  • Clean energy utility credits
  • Conditioning federal transportation funds to states on adopting and enforcing a statewide CES (8 states have already adopted them) with justice commitments
  • Appropriating funds for the EPA to use its existing authority to enforce the Clean Air Act with amendments indicating a timeline for 100% clean energy and environmental justice targets



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Jesse Rubens

Jesse Rubens


Progressive Organizer, Policy Writer, Political Scientist