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Congress: Democrat floats CRA resolution targeting ACE climate rule

September 10, 2019
A Senate Democrat is floating a resolution under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) seeking to rescind EPA’s Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule governing power plant greenhouse gases, a measure that could force some Republicans to take tough votes on the policy’s merits though it will almost certainly lack support to be enacted. Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), a senior member of the Senate environment committee, Sept. 9 introduced S.J. Res. 58 , a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of EPA’s...


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