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2015-03-10 16:22:22

Bipartisan, Compromise Bill Builds Upon Key Accomplishments of 2013 Legislation WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) President

2014-05-13 00:20:22

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National League of Cities (NLC) Executive Director Clarence E.

2011-07-03 07:20:00

In a case that can only be appropriately described as ironic, Senator Jim Inhofe--the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and a vocal critic of global warming theory--is blaming the environment for his recent illness.

2009-11-05 12:15:00

The US Senate Environmental Public Works Committee voted Thursday to approve a Democratic climate change bill that would reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent from 2005 levels by 2020.

2009-02-03 13:14:00

Statement of Betsy Loyless, Senior Vice President, National Audubon Society WASHINGTON, Feb.

2008-07-30 15:00:41

By JOHN E MULLIGAN Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse and colleagues on the Environment and Public Works Committee accuse Stephen L. Johnson of being more influenced by the White House than science. WASHINGTON -- Sen.

2008-07-30 15:00:00

By HERB JACKSON, WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT Sen. Frank Lautenberg and three other senators called for the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to resign Tuesday. The senators accused Stephen L.

2008-07-30 09:00:45

Four U.S. Senate Democrats are seeking U.S. Environmental Protection Agency head Stephen Johnson's resignation, saying he misled Congress. The four senators also said they want U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey to investigate whether Johnson made false statement to Congress.

2008-07-12 09:00:25

By Jim Myers, Tulsa World, Okla. Jul. 12--WASHINGTON -- While others criticized the Bush administration's inaction on greenhouse gases, U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe warned Friday that it has put in place a scenario that will bankrupt the U.S. economy.

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