Narrow GOP Gains Signal Scrutiny Of Biden Agenda, Permitting Debate

November 9, 2022
Smaller-than-expected GOP gains in the Nov. 8 midterms appear to pave the way for Republican takeover of at least one Capitol Hill chamber and more aggressive oversight of Biden administration environment initiatives, even as some observers say a divided Congress could still produce legislation easing energy project permitting. But the surprise election result has left control of the Senate up for grabs as experts say the final result might be unknown for days or weeks, given ongoing vote counting in...

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