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Environmental policy reversals causing economic instability

U.S. faces rapid policy changes with each administration, impacting environmental regulations and economic stability.

Coral Davenport reports for The New York Times.

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'Time to roll up our sleeves': Congress' long to-do list

Congress has just a few weeks to address a host of priorities with implications for energy, environmental and climate issues.
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Biden, Trump and ... whales? The GOP obsesses on blubbery sea mammals

Some Republicans say President Joe Biden's protections for endangered whales are raising gasoline prices. Others blame his offshore wind efforts for killing whales.
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The coming Senate energy, environment committee shuffle

There are two top candidates to lead Democrats on both Energy and Natural Resources and Environment and Public Works.
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The trials of Robert Habeck: Is the world’s most powerful green politician doomed to fail?

Podcast: A year ago, Germany’s vice-chancellor was one of the country’s best-liked public figures. Then came the tabloid-driven backlash. Now he has to win the argument all over again.

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Why whale deaths are dividing environmentalists

Since December, at least nine whales have been stranded on beaches in New Jersey and New York.
Environmentalists breathe sigh of relief in Pennsylvania with midterm results

Environmentalists breathe sigh of relief in Pennsylvania with midterm results

Shapiro and Fetterman defeat pro-drilling candidates, but their policies on key issues remain uncertain.