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$1 billion: Trump's aggressive campaign for oil industry funds revealed

$1 billion: Trump's aggressive campaign for oil industry funds revealed

Donald Trump's recent engagement with top oil executives at Mar-a-Lago showcases a bid for campaign funding in exchange for regulatory rollbacks.

Josh Dawsey and Maxine Joselow report for The Washington Post.

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Washington's climate law faces repeal challenge despite oil industry's support

Washington state's cap-and-trade program, backed by major oil companies, is now threatened by a repeal initiative led by a hedge-fund manager.

Kate Yoder reports for Grist.

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OneNexus sees future in 'life insurance' for aging oil wells

As the oil industry cleans up by slashing emissions, Tony Sanchez said it's time for it to tackle its orphan well problem.
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Guyana Amerindian communities fear Venezuela’s move to annex oil

Amerindian communities in Guyana have raised concerns that Venezuela’s takeover may threaten decades-long battles for recognition of their customary lands and, in the process, endanger the region’s rich biodiversity.

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Lisa Patel: Our patients need us to stand up to Big Oil

It's time we took on Big Oil's campaigns of obstruction and misinformation that inflict health harms on all of us, but particularly on vulnerable and marginalized communities. Health professionals and health systems should speak out against fossil fuel industry efforts that place communities in harm's way.

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How an oil giant sought to green its image before a high-stakes climate summit

The UAE's state-owned company, whose CEO will lead the talks, is pledging lofty climate goals. But it has a "high" probability of failing to meet them, a document obtained by POLITICO's E&E News says.
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Gavin Newsom wants to export California's climate laws to the world

The Democratic governor is supercharging climate policy and eyeing a future White House run. But critics say some of his constituents could be left behind.
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