Inside EPA - 05/10/2019

Former Obama EPA Adviser Offers Blueprint For Post-2020 Climate Agenda

May 7, 2019
A new climate change policy blueprint from a top former Obama EPA official prioritizes a post-2020 push on cap-and-trade legislation for power plants and various industrial sectors over new Clean Air Act regulations, while recommending other administrative and legislative policies for an “ambitious but achievable” agenda. The framework from former Obama EPA policy chief Robert Sussman -- who also served as deputy administrator in the Clinton EPA -- enters a climate policy discussion that has been animated in recent months...

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