In This Issue:

Energy and Climate Debate; Congress; Administration; Department of Agriculture; Department of Energy; Department of Interior; Environmental Protection Agency; Nuclear Regulatory Commission; International; States; and Miscellaneous.

Excerpt from Energy and Climate Debate -

Immigration, student loans, the budget, and the Farm bill, are the top four issues that Congress will consider before the August recess. That being said, President Obama’s recent climate change strategy release ensures that energy and environmental issues will remain on the agenda for the next month. For all of its supporters and detractors, global skepticism persists over America’s ability to lead climate change efforts. While not part of the June proposal, the president’s proposed $2 billion Energy Security Trust has been the subject of debate as congressional Republicans are claiming the White House has yet to reach out to them about it.

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Topics:  Climate Change, Department of Agriculture, Department of the Interior, Energy & Climate Debates, Energy Policy, EPA, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Renewable Energy

Published In: Agriculture Updates, Elections & Politics Updates, Energy & Utilities Updates, Environmental Updates, International Trade Updates

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