House Approves FY-22 Spending Bill With Multiple Climate Provisions

July 29, 2021
The House approved by a party-line vote a package of seven fiscal year 2022 spending bills including for EPA and the departments of Energy, Interior and Transportation, with funding boosts for multiple climate policy initiatives, some added from among the hundreds of amendments considered during floor debate. Lawmakers also rebuffed a number of Republican-backed proposals seeking to undermine or rein in the Biden administration’s sweeping climate agenda. The so called “minibus” bill , approved by a 219-208 vote July 29,...

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