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Legislators introduce bill to divest NY pension funds from fossil fuels
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Legislators introduce bill to divest NY pension funds from fossil fuels

Lawmakers and environmental advocates are hoping to pass a bill this session that would divest state pension funds from the top 200 fossil fuel companies over the next five years. The bill (S.4596/A.3712), sponsored by Senator Liz Krueger, D-Manhattan, and Assemblyman Felix Ortiz, D-Brooklyn, would require the state comptroller to […]