Fifteen states and Washington DC signed onto a memorandum of understanding to accelerate efforts for the electrification of trucks and significantly cut carbon emissions.
Reset talks with experts and a community activist about how the effort will cut the current disproportionate number of deaths of people who live in marginalized communities.
GUESTS: Karen Weigert, executive vice president at Slipstream; former chief sustainability officer, city of Chicago
Kim Wasserman, executive director at Little Village Environmental Justice Organization
Brian Urbaszewski, director of environmental health programs at Respiratory Health Association