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Why Unions Are the Key to Passing a Green New Deal

Why Unions Are the Key to Passing a Green New Deal

There’s a persistent conservative myth in the U.S. that the clean energy transition must come at the expense of employment. Nothing could be further from the truth, though. The Congressional resolution on a Green New Deal, introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey last February, includes a proposal…