‘Big and bold’ infrastructure bill still falls short on helping states fight climate change

By: - August 7, 2021 9:30 am

Electric vehicles are displayed before a news conference with White House climate adviser Gina McCarthy and U.S. secretary of transportation Pete Buttigieg to highlight electric vehicles on April 22, 2021, at Union Station near Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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