AG POLICY NEWS
Climate Push Renewed
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jun 25, 2013 02:47 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The Obama administration will go around Congress by issuing executive orders to implement a number of programs and regulations through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to address climate change, including many areas that will directly affect farmers in the U.S. and around the world, according to the president's climate action plan released Tuesday.

During his speech at Georgetown University in Washington Tuesday, the president said the Keystone XL pipeline proposal will get a close look through the eyes of climate change, although senior administration officials told reporters Monday the administration still was considering the new permit request ...

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