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Dems: Civilian Climate Corps is not a 'pipe dream'

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Congressional Democrats are proposing a plan to include a Civilian Climate Corps in the budget reconciliation package. Democrats say the Corps would create jobs in clean energy such as wind and solar power, as well as projects to increase communities' resilience to climate change and address environmental justice, saying that it would model itself after the New Deal when the government created infrastructure jobs to help put Americans to work.


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