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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz is the Washington D.C. Correspondent for InsideClimate News. He previously covered transportation for Energy and Environment Publishing, writing for Greenwire, E&E Daily and E&E News PM.

He has also written for National Journal, Mental_floss, TheAtlantic.com and Pacific Standard. He has a degree in journalism and political science from Northwestern University, where he also helped found the online magazine North By Northwestern.

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Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz is the Washington D.C. Correspondent for InsideClimate News. He previously covered transportation for Energy and Environment Publishing, writing for Greenwire, E&E Daily and E&E News PM.

He has also written for National Journal, Mental_floss, TheAtlantic.com and Pacific Standard. He has a degree in journalism and political science from Northwestern University, where he also helped found the online magazine North By Northwestern.