Climate change legislation still could pass Congress this year, Manchin insists

The West Virginia U.S. senator says the chamber’s Democratic leader wants to include legislation in a budget reconciliation bill which would only require a majority to pass

By: - July 15, 2022 1:26 pm

The U.S. Senate, with 100 members, has had trouble reaching agreement on climate change legislation. (USCapitol/Flickr)

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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.