. From ‘Poison Pills’ to ‘Transformative’ Funding, Climate Groups Grapple With Manchin Deal « JO LEE MAGAZINE

Common Dreams – Legislative text negotiated principally by Sen. Joe Manchin—one of the fossil fuel industry’s closest allies in Congress— is bound to contain provisions that are appalling to climate advocates and communities on the frontlines of the planetary emergency.

The newly revealed Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, which green groups characterized as a mixture of potentially “transformative investments” in renewable energy and alarming giveaways to the fossil fuel industry, has left climate groups grappling with whether the good outweighs the bad—a question with massive implications for the planet.

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