• Here are the 5 climate provisions House Democrats want Biden to include in the bipartisan infrastructure deal

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Climate change protesters disrupt candidate Joe Biden during a campaign event on October 9, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire.
    Scott Eisen/Getty Images 133 House Democrats sent a letter to Biden outlining climate provisions they want included in a bill.
    The provisions include a clean water standard and a carbon-free electric grid by 2025.
    Biden's $1 trillion bipartisan deal doesn't have these, but a party-line reconciliation bill could.
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    Last week, President Joe Biden's infrastructure deal with a bipartisan group of senators, while largely...
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  • A secretive private equity mogul advising the Biden White House on climate is out following an Insider investigation

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    Mark Gallogly and John Whitehead attend the UNA-USA 50th Annual Global Leadership Awards Gala at The Waldorf Astoria on October 1, 2008, in New York City.
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    Centerbridge Partners founder Mark Gallogly, who has been advising the Biden administration on climate issues since March, has left his position.
    Ethics experts and environmental activists had opposed Gallogly's hire, questioning the secrecy surrounding his work and his investments in climate-related businesses.
    An Insider investigation last month found that as an investor, Gallogly has been...
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