U.S. Supreme Court curbs federal power to regulate greenhouse gases, in blow to Biden

The opinion was a victory for the Republican-led states and curbs President Joe Biden’s ability to pursue his climate goals. 

By: - June 30, 2022 4:37 pm

Coal-fired power plants, like this one in Illinois, contribute to greenhouse gases that cause climate change, scientists say. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.