Some Democrats push to rescue climate plan in Biden spending package

Sen. Heinrich joins the call to preserve clean energy tax credits and the conservation corps

By: - January 5, 2022 5:00 am

Cottonwoods in the Bosque near Albuquerque in late October 2021. Sen. Martin Heinrich spoke of dying cottonwoods along the drought-strained Rio Grande during a news call about climate change on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022. (Photo by Marisa Demarco / Source NM)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.