Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Guantanamo clients an issue for GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s Supreme nominee will face sharp questions from Republican lawmakers this coming week about the work she did as a public defender representing four Guantanamo Bay detainees. Some Republicans say Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has a record of “defending terrorists” and they plan to raise questions about it at Senate … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Guantanamo clients an issue for GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s Supreme nominee will face sharp questions from Republican lawmakers this coming week about the work she did as a public defender representing four Guantanamo Bay detainees. Some Republicans say Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has a record of “defending terrorists” and they plan to raise questions about it at Senate … Read more

Four climate investors explain the new boom at CERAWeek panel

Mischa Keijser | Image Source | Getty Images Clean energy is attracting billions of dollars in investments, but as the pace and scope of the transition to a greener economy accelerates, experts say the trend is just getting started. “I think we’re early days,” Eli Aheto, managing director at BeyondNetZero, said recently at CERAWeek. “There … Read more

Russian oil sale to India complicates Biden’s efforts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s campaign to unite the globe against the Russian invasion of Ukraine is being challenged not only by adversaries such as China but also by the world’s most populous democracy, India. An Indian government official said on Friday that the country will increase its imports of Russian oil, allowing it … Read more

What higher, volatile energy prices mean for clean energy transition

Wind power in Texas. Interstate 40, Adrian, Texas Paul Harris | Archive Photos | Getty Images After Russia invaded Ukraine, energy prices spiked. US crude oil prices reached as high as $130 on March 6, the highest since July 2008. About a week later, US gasoline prices hit a record high price of $4.33 per … Read more