Hillary Clinton’s top campaign aide asked a billionaire donor to enlist a leading environmental activist to stage protests against a Harvard legal scholar arguing against environmental regulations in court, hacked emails show.
Hillary Clinton’s top campaign aide sent a blistering note to billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer after he declined to back Clinton in an interview with the New York Times last year, hacked emails reveal.
Within weeks of John Podesta’s appointment as a top White House energy policy adviser, billionaire Democratic donor Tom Steyer, a board member of the think tank Podesta founded, was helping to steer White House climate policy, hacked documents reveal.
Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer claimed on Tuesday that his network of political and policy groups has not pressed for government investigations into oil company ExxonMobil.
Nearly a year after President Obama rejected the Keystone XL pipeline, controversy over another oil pipeline project threatens to deepen divisions between two key Democratic constituencies, labor unions and environmentalists.
Democrat Ted Strickland accepted a maximum contribution from billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer earlier this summer, the latest development that could hurt the candidate among Ohio’s coal country voters in the U.S. Senate race there.
The Democratic Party’s top donors are pouring money into Colorado political groups, drawing attention to state legislative contests and ballot fights that could affect the redrawing of key congressional districts, public records show.
PHILADELPHIA—After spending more than $100 million to elect Democratic politicians, and with more money on the way, Tom Steyer basked in policy victories at the party’s convention this week as delegates adopted a climate and energy platform that closely mirrors his own positions.
Billionaire Democrat Tom Steyer’s first direct foray into the presidential race is coming by way of a new Super PAC cutting anti-Donald Trump ads in an effort to convince young people to register to vote and turn out on election day, public records show.