FarmPolicy

June 16, 2019

Climate Legislation; Ag Economy; ACRE; Seed Co. Dispute; and Senate Hold Lifted on Nominee

Climate Legislation

Anna Palmer reported yesterday at Roll Call Online that, “With health care town halls continuing to dominate the August recess, energy and environmental interest groups are making an aggressive lobbying push to bring the climate change debate to the fore.

“The American Petroleum Institute, along with several other trade groups, including the American Farm Bureau Federation and the National Association of Manufacturers, are launching a series of 19 ‘Energy Citizen’ rallies Tuesday.

“The first, taking place in Houston, will feature Houston Astros CEO Drayton McLane as the keynote speaker, according to API spokeswoman Cathy Landry.”

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