Senate Democrats Introduce Environmental Justice Bill

Source: Inside Climate News

The Hill

A group of Democratic senators on Thursday introduced companion legislation to the House’s “Environmental Justice for All” bill aimed at addressing environmental inequalities faced by low-income communities of color. The legislation would require the government to consider how new permits would interact with other polluting facilities and infrastructure, often concentrated in communities of color.

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