Climate Work of Natural Resources Panel Starts With Feb. Hearings

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:57 PM

Expect a February packed with climate change hearings in the House Natural Resources Committee, Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.), the panel’s new chairman, says.

The committee’s first full hearing will focus on climate change, Grijalva told Bloomberg Environment in an interview Jan. 14. That hearing, not yet scheduled, will be followed by climate hearings at each subcommittee level throughout February that take a narrower look at the issue and dig deeper into the effects of global warming on areas such as public lands and indigenous peoples, he added.

“That’s the kickoff for what is going to be an aggressive ...

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