The House is Debating Climate and Energy Legislation Right Now (Updated)

Kate Sheppard from Grist is Tweeting the heck out of the climate bill debate on the floor of the House of Representatives today. Barbara Boxer, who is working on the Senate version of this bill, yesterday reminded sustainable transport advocates that this is probably going to be their only chance in the next 18 months to get something done in Congress.

And Al Gore and the folks at Repower America say call your U.S. Representative today because you can be sure the guys from the coal industry have made their calls. Here’s Al…

Update: The bill passed by a vote of 217 to 205. More later.

  • Pico Pedaler

    He’s still calling it Global Warming ™?
    Global Warming “pollution” ?
    (Sorry, I remain skeptical. This looks like just another money grab.)

    Does this bill do ANYTHING to create new motor fuels in volume sufficient to eliminate the need for oil imports? We all know how well corn-based ethanol worked out.

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