Ewire: Final $2 trillion stimulus deal omits key energy aspects

March 25, 2020
Top senators and White House officials reached a deal on an unprecedented $2 trillion stimulus package in the early morning hours to respond to the widening fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, though the bill omits key energy- and environment-related measures such as funding to buy oil and carbon limits on the airline sector. Senate leaders announced the sweeping economic rescue package on the Senate floor around 1:30 a.m., according to the Washington Post . Key features include direct $1,200...

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