Latest News | North America has lost nearly 30 percent of its bird population in the last 50 years

The continent has lost nearly 3 billion birds representing hundreds of species over the past five decades, according to a study from top ornithologists and government agencies. Peter Marra, director of the Georgetown Environment Initiative, explains this staggering loss. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: Follow us: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook:

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Latest News | Sen. Coons: New election security funds are a start but McConnell is stalling on Russia threat

The Senate Appropriations Committee approved $250 million in funds on Sept. 18 to support state and local governments’ efforts to strengthen election security. But Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is dragging his feet on authorizing the funding needed to fortify U.S. elections against foreign threats including Russia. Subscribe to […]

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