News Break: Waxman-Markey Climate and Energy Bill Passes Committee Vote

Thomas Schueneman

The Waxman-Markey climate and energy bill passes committee and moves to the full floor of the House of Representatives.

From the League of Conservation Voters:

The House Energy & Commerce Committee just passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (ACES), a historic clean energy and global warming bill, by a vote of 33 to 25. This bill is the best chance we have this year to curb global warming pollution, create millions of clean energy jobs, and enhance U.S. energy independence"


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