Key players are getting right to work to move strong global warming legislation through Congress. This morning, an impressive lineup of CEOs and environmental leaders announced a consensus blueprint for U.S. climate policy. It's built around a cap on the pollution that causes global warming. See details on the USCAP site.
And right afterward, Congressman Henry Waxman, the new chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, is convening the first major climate hearing of the year. You can follow the hearing on the committee's site.
The Washington Post describes the announcement in a detailed story. We'll add links to other noteworthy stories as they come in.
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