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“A year of action:” 2014 State of the Union

In his fifth State of the Union address, President Obama takes on raising the minimum wage– at least for federal contractors

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UPDATE: A green agenda for the State of the Union?

In his 2013 State of the Union speech, President Obama didn’t overtly say the EPA would regulate carbon emissions of current power plants, but he didn’t sidestep his obligation to address climate change, either. He promised to tackle climate change … Continue reading

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A green agenda for this year’s State of the Union?

Next Tuesday, when President Obama addresses the nation, environmentalists are hoping he’ll detail a plan to fight climate change and regulate power plants.

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