Gov. Cuomo (photo: governor's office)
As debate over the Green New Deal has seized the nation, the young people of Sunrise Movement have been challenging politicians to answer a simple question: What is your plan?
In April, the New York City Council rose to that challenge with a series of bills that sets a high-water mark for urban climate action across the globe. Mayor de Blasio is expected to sign the Climate Mobilization Act soon.
Governor Cuomo, meanwhile, has allowed the Climate and Community Protection Act (CCPA), the...