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Toxic chemical rules pose test for Biden

Key industries — including some that the White House is backing through other policies — are lobbying to water down the first major new rules in a generation on chemicals that pose risks to humans.
How Republicans are ‘weaponizing’ public office against climate action
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How Republicans are ‘weaponizing’ public office against climate action

A Times investigation revealed a coordinated effort by state treasurers to use government muscle and public funds to punish companies trying to reduce greenhouse gases.
How a Florida power project flew under the regulatory radar

How a Florida power project flew under the regulatory radar

The state’s biggest utility is building a 176-mile line that may be unsuitable or even unneeded. Its design minimized scrutiny. Critics see a pattern.
How conflicts of interest are hurting the climate

How conflicts of interest are hurting the climate

Bill McKibben, the environmental activist, explains.
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How Joe Manchin aided coal, and earned millions

At every step of his political career, Joe Manchin helped a West Virginia power plant that is the sole customer of his private coal business. Along the way, he blocked ambitious climate action.
How Europe got hooked on Russian gas despite Reagan's warnings

How Europe got hooked on Russian gas despite Reagan's warnings

A Soviet-era pipeline, opposed by the president but supported by the oil and gas industry, set up the dependency that today helps fund the Russian assault on Ukraine.
New sanctions for Russian gas pipeline fall short in Senate

New sanctions for Russian gas pipeline fall short in Senate

The measure pitted Ukraine’s president, who was pushing for the penalties, against the Biden administration, which successfully lobbied Democrats to oppose them.
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