Critics: Climate bill will hurt some regions more

Snyder, Jim
June 2009
Hill;6/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 67, p18
The article reports on the effort of critics of the U.S. House climate change bill to undermine support for the bill by underlining that it will increase energy costs in some states.


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