posts from: U.S. Congress
Feb 6, 2014
After 39 years representing the great state of California in the U.S House of Representatives, Democratic Representative Henry Waxman is calling it quits.
Oct 1, 2013
OK, with the government now partially shut down, it’s obvious we have a highly dysfunctional Congress. Still, when congressional gridlock derails a sensible, popular bill on energy efficiency, at least some attention should be paid.
Mar 19, 2013
A prelude to something real or just so much hot air?
Sep 18, 2012
A lack of wind won’t stall our future renewable energy economy, but Congress might.
Jul 2, 2012
No tinkering with the “tailoring” rule — the policy designed to exempt small emitters from new requirements for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Jun 20, 2012
Climate gets a hearing on the Hill.
May 29, 2012
Congress, businesses, and consumers show an appetite for the proverbial low-hanging fruit.
May 10, 2012
U.S. acid rain regulations have worked. What’s more, they didn’t seem to get in the way of the country’s longest economic expansion.
Apr 10, 2012
The Environmental Protection Agency decides fate of a toxic pollutant. Coal ash regs still up in the air.
Apr 3, 2012
Taxpayers could end up being on the hook for a very large bill.