Pelosi cites methane pledge to show U.S. climate leadership

November 9, 2021
Even though Democrats have not yet passed their climate-heavy budget package, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) during a trip to the ongoing Glasgow climate summit is touting the Biden administration’s push to craft a global goal to slash methane emissions by 30 percent as a sign of renewed U.S. climate leadership. “It advances President Biden's goal to fulfill our commitments in the global methane pledge,” Pelosi said, referring to the emerging budget legislation at a Nov. 9 press conference by...


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