White House Urged To Resist Export Climate Change Review

Law360, New York (April 04, 2013, 6:58 PM ET) -- U.S. Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., kept up his opposition to the federal government using federal environmental law to block exports because of greenhouse gas emissions produced after the products leave the country on Thursday, urging the White House to abandon any plans to consider such a measure.

Barrasso, who claims the White House Council on Environmental Quality is planning to force federal agencies to factor in greenhouse gas emissions as part of its National Environmental Policy Act analyses and successfully introduced a Senate budget amendment last...
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