Green Groups, Industry Push For Action On Climate Bill

Law360, New York (April 28, 2010, 6:38 PM EDT) -- Environmental and industry groups are urging U.S. Senate leadership to move forward on federal climate change legislation after a decision by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., to back out of negotiations cast doubt on the bill's future.

A coalition of 31 national organizations, including the National Resources Defense Council and Sierra Club, sent a letter Tuesday urging the Senate “not to squander the great promise of bipartisan action we've witnessed over the last sixth months.”

“This must be the year that the United States passes comprehensive climate...
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