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Climate Change Revisited
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Jan 16, 2014 03:14 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- While state officials in Iowa and others states already are looking at steps to mitigate the effects of what is expected to be more frequent rain events in the coming years, members of a key U.S. Senate committee Thursday went head to head with Obama administration officials and scientists debating the merits of climate change science and the administration's responsive action plan.

At one juncture during the hearing before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, the tone took on the feel of a courtroom.

Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., essentially cross-examined U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator ...

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