Category Archives: Biden

Expectations for President Biden’s Climate-Related Financial Risk Strategy

Today, dozens of organizations with Stop the Money Pipeline Coalition and aligned partners sent this letter to the Biden Administration, outlining our expectations for Section 2 of the Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk published in May 2021. The climate-finance executive order from the administration is quite broad and could have big implications for a wide […]

Stop the Money Pipeline Responds to Senators’ Letter to Head of Treasury’s New Climate Hub

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug 3, 2021 Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected] Stop the Money Pipeline Responds to Senators’ Letter to Head of Treasury’s New Climate Hub Today, members of the Stop the Money Pipeline (STMP) coalition reacted to a letter sent by Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) to John […]

Shady Wall Street Vet leaves Biden Administration After Stop the Money Pipeline Groups Send Letter to Kerry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Jackie Fielder, [email protected] Shady Wall Street Vet leaves Biden Administration After Stop the Money Pipeline Groups Send Letter to Kerry Departure comes after 145 organizations sent a letter to Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry decrying the appointment of Mark Gallogly in March HOUSTON, TEXAS – July 1, 2021 – […]

Press Release: Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Responds to Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   *Interviews available   May 20, 2021   Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected]       Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Responds to Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk Coalition welcomes EO as important step for the climate finance movement, pushes administration to deliver by COP26 in November     Today, President […]

Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Issues Statement Ahead of Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  May 20, 2021 Contact: Jackie Fielder, [email protected]   Stop The Money Pipeline Coalition Issues Statement Ahead of Biden’s Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial Risk  Coalition representing more than 160 groups expects Executive Order to ensure all U.S. financial institutions are firmly on a path to real zero greenhouse gas emissions before COP26 […]

New Treasury Climate Counselor Must Act Immediately to Address Climate Financial Risk

Today, members of the Stop the Money Pipeline coalition reacted to the news of John E. Morton’s appointment to serve as Climate Counselor to Secretary Janet Yellen and to lead the Treasury Department’s new Climate Hub by emphasizing the urgency with which Morton and all financial regulators must act to address the systemic risk of […]

A Biden Administration Can Pressure Wall Street to Stop Funding Climate Destruction

A Biden presidency and potentially divided Congress will increase the focus on the need for Wall Street to act on climate   Washington, D.C. — Vice President Joe Biden’s imminent victory in the Presidential election will increase pressure on financial institutions to stop financing fossil fuels and deforestation, according to groups with Stop the Money Pipeline, […]