Democrats in Congress released their ambitious Green New Deal plan this week. It suggests sweeping reforms to rapidly de-carbonize the nation’s economy.
New Hampshire’s two representatives backed the idea of the plan while it was still in the works.
At a ribbon-cutting for a solar array at Newfields’ wastewater treatment plant Friday, Sen. Maggie Hassan said she's still studying the proposal.
But she says she welcomes any discussion in Congress of ways to tackle climate change while creating jobs.