By Washington Examiner | 03/10/14 06:01 PM
Cynics might well suggest that last night's global warming “talkathon” by Senate Democrats from deep-blue states provided enough hot air to heat up the atmosphere. But such cynicism would miss the deeper significance of a political maneuver that was difficult to rationalize, even by...
By Zack Colman | 03/07/14 06:23 PM
Green eggs and ham isn't on the menu this time around. Instead, senators holding the floor for all of Monday and into Tuesday morning will serve up a heaping dose of climate change. Senate Democrats will control the floor for an all-night session on climate change, according to a statement...
By Zack Colman | 02/28/14 12:40 PM
A spill of coal ash in North Carolina is heating up debate over how the Environmental Protection Agency should regulate electric utilities' handling of the material. At issue is a proposed EPA rule governing how the coal byproduct should be stored. The EPA signaled in 2009 following a coal ash...
02/27/14 07:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer asked the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday to initiate a formal investigation into what has caused polio-like paralysis in about 20 children in California over the past 18 months. Boxer said "we need answers" in her...
By Zack Colman | 02/04/14 02:07 PM
Momentum is building in the Senate to advance a bill aimed at preventing a chemical spill similar to the one that left 300,000 West Virginians without drinking water last month. But at this point, it's a one-chamber effort.
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