House Democrats Hand EPA Major Roles In Proposed Climate Framework

January 8, 2020
House Energy & Commerce Committee Democrats are floating a “framework” for climate legislation that envisions major roles for EPA in the development and implementation of greenhouse gas reduction strategies -- in cooperation with states and other federal agencies -- in the transportation, industrial, power and other sectors. The framework for implementing the lawmakers’ goal of a 100 percent clean economy by 2050 is detailed in a memo released Jan. 8, spelling out components of an upcoming “Clean Future Act” that...

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