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October 29, 2021 | Fact Sheet

New York: Advanced Clean Trucks Rule Fact Sheet

The Advanced Clean Trucks (ACT) rule is one of the single most important actions New York can take today to simultaneously address the climate crisis — which is impacting New Yorkers today more than ever — and the legacy of environmental injustice that disproportionately exposes New Yorkers of color to the health harms from vehicular and other forms of pollution.

October 28, 2021 | In the News: NBC News

Biden’s scaled-down spending bill has big upsides for climate fight

Abigail Dillen, President of Earthjustice: “When folks hear tax credits, they tend to think of only utilities and wind and solar power, which of course are hugely important. But this is a holistic package that accelerates clean energy across every sector of the economy.”

October 28, 2021 | Fact Sheet

Build Back Better Framework

The Build Back Better Act will create millions of good-paying jobs, enable more Americans to join and remain in the labor force, spur long-term growth, reduce price pressures, and set the United States on course to meet its clean energy ambitions.

October 28, 2021 | Fact Sheet

Build Back Better Fact Sheet

This framework will guide the drafting of legislative language. When enacted, this framework will set the United States on course to meet its climate goals, create millions of good-paying jobs, enable more Americans to join and remain in the labor force, and grow our economy from the bottom up and the middle out. 

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