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Inslee to Get Pelosi's Back in Fight for Climate Change Bill

By Josh Feit June 24, 2009

Health care reform isn't the only giant legislation in play in D.C. right now. Climate change is also on the docket. And while the ideological battle over health care is just getting under way, the controversial cap and trade climate change bill may come to a vote in the House as early as this Friday.

Politico has the story, and they note, as we've highlighted before, Washington state's own Rep. Jay Inslee (D-WA-1) will play a key role in the fight.

UPDATE: The folks over at Sightline—PubliCola's BlogRola star for all things Green—have a couple of primers and opinions on the federal cap and trade legislation here and here.

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