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States: Midwestern officials meet to discuss regional climate strategies

April 16, 2019
Officials from four Midwestern states with newly elected Democratic governors are meeting alongside environmental groups to discuss “options for regional cooperation” on policies to mitigate climate change and boost clean energy. The April 16 meeting in Chicago included officials from Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. It was convened by the Midwest Environmental Justice Network, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Sierra Club and League of Conservation Voters. Before the November midterms, all of the states except for Minnesota had been led...


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