Major business group backs climate elements of Democrats’ budget bill

December 2, 2021
A group representing major corporations supports the climate-related elements of Democrats’ pending budget “reconciliation” bill, but opposes the broader legislation because it would be funded by increasing taxes on big businesses and the wealthy. “There is a lot in the Build Back Better Act that we support,” Joshua Bolten, who leads the Business Roundtable (BRT), said Dec. 1, according to a Bloomberg report . “Of keen interest to a lot of our members are the climate provisions, which have...

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