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 and helps direct national coverage as deputy Washington bureau chief for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.