Democrats unite around ‘climate corps’ that could employ youth, prevent fires

By: - July 21, 2021 12:30 pm
Rep. Joe Neguse of Colorado

U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse of Colorado is among the Democrats leading the charge for the proposed Civilian Climate Corps. (Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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