Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse on Dark Money And Climate Politics | Maurice Mitchell On Racial And Economic Justice In Infrastructure Plans

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This week, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) talks to us about dark money in politics, the biggest obstacles to passing big, bipartisan climate laws, and what he hopes President Joe Biden can accomplish during this term.

Then, Maurice Mitchell, National Director of the Working Families Party, joins the show to talk about centering racial and economic justice in infrastructure plans and how to build back to battle climate change.

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Further Reading/Watching/Listening:

Coronavirus Is a Dress Rehearsal for Climate Change

How Biden's $2tn infrastructure plan seeks to achieve racial justice

Sen. Whitehouse Gives Presentation On 'Dark Money' Influence On Supreme Court Nomination

Kurt Andersen on "Evil Geniuses" and The Unmaking of Environmental and Climate Protections

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