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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$12,638,4439
General Electric$9,904,52614
Northrop Grumman$9,669,3236

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Chuck Schumer[D-NY]234
Mazie K. Hirono[D-HI]209
Amy Klobuchar[D-MN]201
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]312
Sheila Jackson Lee[D-TX]304
Steve Cohen[D-TN]300
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.