September 16, 2019

Climate Issues; Budget Issue; Ag Economy; Biofuels; and Brazil

Climate Issues: Senate Legislative Alternatives Considered

An update posted yesterday at CQPolitics reported that, “Comprehensive energy and climate change legislation may get new life thanks to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Taking a page from the playbook he used to assemble a health care overhaul bill that passed the Senate in December, Majority Leader Harry Reid is asking committee chairmen for ideas that he can pull together into an energy bill. Reid said he plans to meet this week with his chairmen and wants proposals by the Fourth of July break.”