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3 climate takeaways from the GOP speaker meltdown

The Republican brawl over whom to elect House speaker hasn’t changed anything about climate policy — yet. But the chaos this week has underscored concerns that the new Congress is ill-equipped to address global warming.

Amid heat wave, California asks electric vehicle owners to limit charging

Amid heat wave, California asks electric vehicle owners to limit charging

Critics of the state’s push to end reliance on gas-powered vehicles seized on the news. But environmentalists said the extreme weather underscored the need for the E.V. transition.
GOP huddles with fossil fuel industry during Climate Week
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GOP huddles with fossil fuel industry during Climate Week

“Please join us for a Gas and Oil Industry Dinner with Republican Whip Steve Scalise,” read one invitation.
Florida GOP rep seeks carbon tax to reduce pollution
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Florida GOP rep seeks carbon tax to reduce pollution

A Florida Republican is bucking party line and pushing a carbon tax as a way to stem global warming. 
Jason Isaac: Free markets, not carbon taxes, will improve the environment
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Jason Isaac: Free markets, not carbon taxes, will improve the environment

Carbon taxes won’t help the environment; they’ll only increase the cost of electricity and fuel.
Bob Marshall: Steve Scalise is not thinking about his district
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Bob Marshall: Steve Scalise is not thinking about his district

Opposing carbon pricing will only mean a faster, watery end to the people of coastal Louisiana.
GOP congressman says tax carbon; Steve Scalise, other Republicans say no
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GOP congressman says tax carbon; Steve Scalise, other Republicans say no

The bill would replace gasoline tax with carbon dioxide tax, with some of money used to mitigate coastal flooding.

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