NWF: GOP Leaders Resurrect Cheney Energy Plan

0 5/5/2009 // By Miles Grant

House Republicans are holding a mock climate hearing today in the Capitol Visitors Center. Here’s what Joe Mendelson, the National Wildlife Federation’s global warming policy director has to say about the “hearing”:

Republican leaders have resurrected the Cheney energy plan, written by oil companies for oil companies. They have a new set of talking points to disguise the same old plans to increase profits of greedy energy companies. Their real agenda is to derail efforts in Congress to build a clean energy economy that creates millions of clean energy jobs and protects our environment.

Grist’s Kate Sheppard is inside the “hearing.” You can see updates on her Twitter feed!

from Wildlife Promise