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Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

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  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.

American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.

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Senators:

CORNYN, JOHN
Total Cost: $73,859.22
Rank: 64 (out of 638)

HUTCHISON, KAY BAILEY
Total Cost: $19,444.54
Rank: 307 (out of 638)

BENTSEN, KENNETH EDWARD JR
Total Cost: $17,670.44
Rank: 330 (out of 638)

GRAMM, PHIL
Total Cost: $8,760.94
Rank: 446 (out of 638)

Total spent on senators:
$119,735.14

Representatives:

GREEN, RAYMOND E. 'GENE'
Total Cost: $175,942.14
Rank: 2 (out of 638)

DOGGETT, LLOYD A MR.
Total Cost: $119,229.93
Rank: 25 (out of 638)

DELAY, THOMAS DALE
Total Cost: $108,566.48
Rank: 30 (out of 638)

ORTIZ, SOLOMON P
Total Cost: $108,230.45
Rank: 31 (out of 638)

SESSIONS, PETE
Total Cost: $69,781.46
Rank: 75 (out of 638)

JOHNSON, EDDIE BERNICE
Total Cost: $58,578.07
Rank: 98 (out of 638)

LEE, SHEILA JACKSON
Total Cost: $57,368.96
Rank: 104 (out of 638)

STENHOLM, CHARLIE W
Total Cost: $56,150.96
Rank: 111 (out of 638)

BARTON, JOE L
Total Cost: $55,567.14
Rank: 112 (out of 638)

CARTER, JOHN
Total Cost: $50,387.01
Rank: 124 (out of 638)

GRANGER, KAY N
Total Cost: $31,536.75
Rank: 206 (out of 638)

FROST, MARTIN
Total Cost: $28,832.88
Rank: 225 (out of 638)

BONILLA, HENRY
Total Cost: $27,908.16
Rank: 233 (out of 638)

NEUGEBAUER, RANDY
Total Cost: $23,124.06
Rank: 272 (out of 638)

JOHNSON, SAMUEL ROBERT
Total Cost: $22,663.25
Rank: 275 (out of 638)

GONZALEZ, CHARLES A
Total Cost: $17,737.18
Rank: 327 (out of 638)

SANDLIN, MAX
Total Cost: $16,533.51
Rank: 343 (out of 638)

REYES, SILVESTRE
Total Cost: $15,911.33
Rank: 349 (out of 638)

TURNER, JAMES (JIM)WILLIAM
Total Cost: $15,862.50
Rank: 352 (out of 638)

COMBEST, LARRY
Total Cost: $14,324.58
Rank: 376 (out of 638)

CULBERSON, JOHN
Total Cost: $11,236.48
Rank: 413 (out of 638)

BELL, R CHRISTOPHER
Total Cost: $10,972.35
Rank: 418 (out of 638)

GREEN, ALEXANDER
Total Cost: $9,176.23
Rank: 443 (out of 638)

MARCHANT, KENNY EWELL
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Rank: 449 (out of 638)

BURGESS, MICHAEL C DR
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Rank: 450 (out of 638)

THORNBERRY, MAC
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Rank: 487 (out of 638)

LAMPSON, NICOLAS
Total Cost: $4,819.00
Rank: 504 (out of 638)

HENSARLING, JEB MR.
Total Cost: $4,131.96
Rank: 517 (out of 638)

HINOJOSA, RUBEN E
Total Cost: $3,236.78
Rank: 529 (out of 638)

POE, TED
Total Cost: $3,210.00
Rank: 530 (out of 638)

ARMEY, RICHARD
Total Cost: $2,169.13
Rank: 558 (out of 638)

EDWARDS, CHET
Total Cost: $1,826.00
Rank: 570 (out of 638)

CONAWAY, K MICHAEL
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Rank: 585 (out of 638)

GOHMERT, LOUIS B. MR. JR.
Total Cost: $1,340.55
Rank: 586 (out of 638)

SMITH, LAMAR
Total Cost: $404.00
Rank: 624 (out of 638)

MCCAUL, MICHAEL
Total Cost: $404.00
Rank: 623 (out of 638)

BRADY, KEVIN
Total Cost: $352.83
Rank: 625 (out of 638)

PAUL, RONALD E.
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Rank: 632 (out of 638)

Total spent on representatives:
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American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.