Currently, the major share of the farm bill is allocated to food stamps and crop insurance. Redesigning the bill to support a fair and sustainable food system is an imperative domestic issue.
Chu announced in a letter that he'll leave the administration as soon as a successor is confirmed. Obama praised him for "moving American towards real energy independence."
So far this year, Oklahoma, Colorado, and Arizona have all introduced similar legislative efforts to "balance" the teaching of climate science in schools. What makes them so similar?
The storms are petering out but the damage from the severe storm that swept the Southeast is just being assessed.
Severe weather is expected across the eastern United States on Wednesday. Cities from Pensacola to Boston will be affected. LIVE updates on the storm here.
Two reported dead after tornadoes hit Southeast.
Tornadoes are coming on faster, stronger, and earlier in the season. What do these changes say about a an ever-shifting climate?
Photos from the tornado that touched down in Georgia earlier this morning.