Leslie Kaufman and Jarrell Dillard

Government, Business, Fuel

Biden Is Betting His Whole Climate Agenda on Infrastructure

President Joe Biden President Biden and Democrats plan to load their low-carbon energy policy into an infrastructure bill. (Doug Mills/New York Times via Bloomberg News)

Candidate Joe Biden rode into the White House promising to build back the economy after the devastation of COVID-19 with cleaner energy and a lower carbon footprint. The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan that President Biden signed into law March 11, however, does little in the way of fulfilling that pledge.

March 11, 2021