Press Releases

Nov 9, 2021 Press Release
In Glasgow, Members Will Participate In Bilateral Meetings, Panel Discussions
“The United States is increasing its commitment to clean energy and climate action - and we are sharing our plan with the world. It's such an honor to attend this historic climate summit alongside Speaker Pelosi, who has cemented her legacy as the most ambitious climate leader in the history of the House of Representatives,” said Chair Castor.
Nov 6, 2021 Press Release
'It’s Time To Finish The Job By Passing The Build Back Better Act'
“This bipartisan bill makes progress on recommendations in our Climate Crisis Action Plan and takes steps to strengthen the grid, support electric vehicles, advance environmental justice, and prepare communities for costly weather disasters,” said Rep. Castor.
Nov 2, 2021 Press Release
New EPA Safeguards Will Keep 41 Million Tons of Methane Emissions Out Of Atmosphere
“With today’s announcements, President Biden is showing the world that America is willing to put in the work to urgently reduce pollution and solve the climate crisis,” said Castor.
Oct 22, 2021 Press Release
The hearing will explore the challenges and opportunities for international climate action as world leaders prepare to gather in Glasgow, Scotland, for the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26).
Oct 15, 2021 Press Release
The hearing will review business and private sector perspectives on the importance of investments in climate action currently being debated in Congress and how they would contribute to job creation and economic growth.
Oct 7, 2021 Press Release
Google and YouTube To Ban Ads And Monetization On Content Promoting Climate Denial
"If we are to solve the climate crisis, we must do more to fight the misinformation that hinders climate action and endangers the health and safety of families across America." said Chair Castor.
Aug 27, 2021 Press Release
The briefing will examine the key findings of the report and how Congress can act to avoid the worst climate impacts. In particular, the presenters will focus on sea-level rise, the attribution drivers behind extreme weather events, and methane emissions.
Aug 23, 2021 Press Release
“We must heed the grave warnings in the latest IPCC report and take immediate, transformational action to solve the climate crisis,” said Chair Castor.
Aug 9, 2021 Press Release
“This report confirms what Americans are experiencing firsthand – the devastating impacts of the climate crisis are here, and they are getting worse," said Chair Castor.
Aug 5, 2021 Press Release
New Goal Would Make Half Of All Vehicles Sold In 2030 Zero-Emission
"Investing in clean cars and trucks is a win-win for America. Today’s announcement will support good-paying union jobs, save consumers money, and help solve the climate crisis,” said Chair Castor.