Bernard Schwartz, a New York billionaire who supports environmental regulations such as cap and trade, gave $10,000 to the Ohio Democratic Party backing Ted Strickland in his bid for Senate.
Environmentalists are hailing a new law that supposedly requires the state’s two largest pension funds to divest from coal companies, but a close read of the law reveals loopholes large enough to keep most of the funds’ coal holdings untouched.
Even as President Obama cracks down on coal-fired power plants and left-wing groups pressure institutional divestment from fossil fuels, liberal financier George Soros has announced new investments in two large coal companies.
President Barack Obama’s plan targeting coal-burning power plants will cost a quarter of a million jobs and shrink the coal industry by nearly half, according to a new report by the American Action Forum (AAF).
A high-level official at the Environmental Protection Agency used a personal email address to collaborate with a left-wing environmental group on major greenhouse gas regulations, newly released emails show.
Liquor stores in a Colorado coal town are pulling craft beers from their shelves after a number of their brewers donated to an environmental group working to shut down coal mines.
U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes is lying about her support for the state’s coal industry according to Kentucky Democrats, including members of her campaign team, who were captured on a hidden camera video.