TITLE

Senators tweak climate bill's budget

AUTHOR(S)
McGowan, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Waste News;4/28/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 26, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the amendment to the Lieberman-Warner global warming bill in the U.S. It is stated that senators John W. Warner and Joseph I. Lieberman, the co-authors of the climate change bill, made some hasty changes and are likely to introduce their amendment in the Senate some time after debate on the cap-and-trade bill that begins on June 2, 2008. Their amendment establishes a Climate Change Deficit Reduction Fund.
ACCESSION #
31933790

 

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