Agriculture committee highlights future challenges in budget debate

STA | Oct 9, 2019 at 12:45 PM

The parliamentary Committee for Agriculture, Forestry and Food discussed the 2020-2021 draft budgets on Wednesday. The portfolio is to get EUR 469.5 million in 2020 and EUR 467 million in 2021. Several members of the committee, which does not get to vote on the documents, said more funds were needed to adapt to climate change.

Elizabeth Warren unveils environmental justice plan

CNN | Oct 9, 2019 at 12:06 PM

Emocratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday detailed a new environmental justice plan aimed at bolstering and protecting vulnerable communities on the front lines of the climate crisis.