Sen. Obama seizes on Live Earth in bid to woo environmentalists

Bolton, Alexander
July 2007
Hill;7/10/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 82, p3
The article reports on the move made by U.S. Senator Barack Obama in using Live Earth music extravaganza to make amends with liberal environmentalists he angered earlier in 2007 by introducing a bill subsidizing liquefied coal. In addition, Obama also revealed a proposal to reduce air pollution during a virtual town hall meeting that the liberal group MoveOn sponsored to complement the Live Earth concerts.


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