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Barrasso Seeks to Block EPA Greenhouse Gas Regulations

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Republican Sen. John Barrasso, who is fast becoming Congress� most prominent climate change denier, introduced a bill Monday to block the Environmental Protection Agency�s powers to regulate greenhouse gases.

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Waxman – Markey set for full House vote; USDA steps in as environmental overseer

House Democrats reached a deal on the Waxman – Markey climate change and energy bill last night that will see the Agriculture Department (USDA) play a lead role in overseeing agriculture carbon offset programs. Since clearing the Energy and Commerce Committee, a little more than a month ago, Chairman Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), one of the…

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