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Bernie Sanders indicates climate plan will require nationalization of US energy production

The “Green New Deal” proposed by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., seeks a complete transition to “energy efficiency” and “sustainable energy” — much of which would be owned and administered by the federal government. During an appearance on MSNBC Thursday night, Sanders told host Chris Hayes that the…

Bernie Sanders offers a massive climate plan. Environmentalists cheer, but will it be too much for voters?

Michael Scherer National political reporter covering campaigns, Congress and the White House August 22 at 7:37 PM CHICO, Calif. — Sen. Bernie Sanders proposed a $16.3 trillion climate plan Thursday, an expansive blueprint meant to enlarge American ambitions on combating planetary…

Bernie Sanders signals his administration would pursue ‘criminal’ charges against oil executives

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., upped the ante in his progressive agenda on Thursday when he signaled support for criminal charges against executives at oil companies. “Fossil fuel executives should be criminally prosecuted for the destruction they have knowingly caused,” Sanders tweeted.…