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Trump Targets Biden’s Climate Law: Stocks That Could Survive.

TL/DR - Donald Trump has criticized the 2022 Inflation Reduction Act, stating its subsidies for electric vehicles and clean power are wasteful. The potential of Trump winning the upcoming election and amending the law has affected clean-energy stocks, which have already been impacted by high interest rates and supply-chain issues. Despite this,…

Boost Climate Action by Showing Real-Life Benefits – POLITICO

TL/DR - A Climate Reality Barometer survey found that Generation Z, or "Generation COP," is more concerned about inflation than climate change. In order to build a political mandate for climate action, advocates need to demonstrate the tangible benefits of decarbonizing buildings and cities, particularly to low-income, marginalized communities,…

Letter: Remember Biden’s Victories – Lincoln Journal Star

TL/DR - The article is an opinion piece in the Lincoln Journal Star that discusses the positive outcomes of President Joe Biden's tenure. The author highlights Biden's achievements, such as 1.9 million jobs created since he took office, the reduction of COVID-19 infections and deaths due to efficient vaccination rollouts, and the passing of the…

Yellen visits NC lithium plant to support Biden’s economic plan

TL/DR - U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is promoting new clean energy investments enabled by U.S. tax incentives as President Joe Biden struggles to earn voter recognition for the benefits. Yellen is touring a facility in North Carolina that processes lithium hydroxide, used in electric vehicle batteries. She highlighted that $614 billion…