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Why Congress Won't Take Action on Climate Change

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June 25, 2013Today, with Congress inactive on climate change legislation, President Obama announced a series of executive actions to address climate change by limiting greenhouse gas emissions and bolstering production of renewable energy, among other methods.

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
Lockheed Martin$13,349,1419
General Electric$10,900,68914
Northrop Grumman$10,229,7296

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Chuck Schumer[D-NY]242
Mazie K. Hirono[D-HI]218
Ed Markey[D-MA]216
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Steve Cohen[D-TN]330
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]329
Eleanor Holmes Norton[D-DC]327
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.