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November 23, 2014

Climate Issues; Sen Ag Committee Hearing; Biofuels; and Trade

Climate Issues

Lisa Lerer reported yesterday at Politico.com that, “It’s been a bad few weeks for the Obama administration when it comes to climate change, as the White House has found itself trapped between a stalled Senate and constant hammering from world leaders on a lack of leadership on global warming.

“On Monday, the administration hit back.

“‘It would be a mistake to conclude that the international community’s failure to reach a final treaty in Copenhagen is due to a lack of domestic legislation in the United States,’ said a senior White House official, who briefed reporters on the condition of anonymity.”

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