bernie sanders

Sanders The Sole Vote Against Small Modular Reactor Research

August 19, 2011 by Meredith Angwin

Bernie Sanders and Small Modular Reactors Senator Bernie Sanders often speaks about his opposition to Vermont Yankee as having something to do with the age of the plant, the fact it is owned by Entergy, or his "state's rights" stance about regulating nuclear power plants.Recently, however, Sanders made it clear that he is against nuclear...[read more]

Sanders: Energy hearing on costs of climate bill filled with “Old Think”

May 20, 2008 by Joseph Romm

The Senate Energy & Natural Resources committee held a pointless if not counterproductive hearing today “To receive testimony on Energy and Related Economic Effects of Global Climate Change Legislation.” How bad a hearing was it? Before it started, the Senate’s leading global warming denier issues a release titled, “Inhofe Praises...[read more]

Full Funding of the Green Jobs Act has a chance on the Senate floor tomorrow!

January 31, 2008 by Jesse Jenkins

Word from our friends at Green For All is Senator Bernie Sanders is going to offer an amendment on the floor tomorrow to the economic stimulus package, asking for them to add in full funding of the Green Jobs Act. This Green Jobs Act was included in the 2007 Energy Bill but has yet to be funded. Tell Congress it's time to "GO GREEN AND...[read more]