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Meet Biden's trailblazing climate science adviser

Years ago during the Obama administration, on a plane en route to the Gulf Coast, then-Vice President Joe Biden asked Jane Lubchenco about the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. He was in awe of her responses.
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In new oversight role, Katie Porter targets oil industry

Rep. Katie Porter spent the last two years drawing out some of the most revealing, and damning, admissions from executives of major banks and pharmaceutical companies. The second-term California Democrat could now be poised to do the same with leaders of the oil and gas industry.
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'My eyes opened': Duckworth's environmental justice journey

Environmental justice is a relatively new focus for Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), a disabled veteran whose well-known war record makes her a sought-after voice on national security issues and puts her in contention as a running mate for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.
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The 'Go see Ryan' approach to lobbying EPA

EPA Chief of Staff Ryan Jackson's inbox was flooded with chummy notes from lobbyists, many of whom he'd worked with on Capitol Hill, according to a review of thousands of pages of emails released under the Freedom of Information Act.

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Cassidy charts own course on climate change

Since joining the Senate in 2015, Louisiana Republican Bill Cassidy has spent a significant amount of time and energy thinking about climate change. He wants to sell colleagues on what he sees as an alternative approach.
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Meet the most important woman in solar

Wherever Abigail Ross Hopper goes, her laptop and cellphone go, too.