Discover how politics can impact the environment, from U.N. climate talks to state legislation to local plastic bag bans.
The House passes a climate change bill, NJ hearts local food, and green stimulus equals green jobs. What's going on around MNN right now.
PETA President Ingrid Newkirk talks with Ken Edelstein about the infamous Obama fly swat, their reaction and why PR matters.
The close vote is a win for Obama and House Democrats, but the bill now faces a hazy future in the Senate.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of June 21-27.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a key piece of climate change legislation 219 - 212.
As Congress battles over cap-and-trade, many Americans are still unsure what the bill would do. Here's a Q&A to clear the air.
President Obama asks Congress to support his energy bill, turning the country toward clean and renewable sources of energy.
Energy legislation will create new industries, millions of jobs.
Bylaw requires some new developments to devote almost 60% of roof space to vegetation.
Highway to be renamed in honor of prominent Jewish theologian and civil rights advocate.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of June 14-20.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals was not happy after seeing President Obama kill a pesky fly during a television interview.
GOP Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma thinks it's a waste of money to build an eco-passage for turtles and other animals in Florida.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of June 7-13.
These seven bicycling, recycling, tree-planting mayors have made a national name for themselves by painting the town green.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.