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Senate Democrats Tell White House: Drop Cap And Trade Climate Change Bill

First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:05 PM ET

Landrieu

Politico:

Bruised by the health care debate and worried about what 2010 will bring, moderate Senate Democrats are urging the White House to give up now on any effort to pass a cap-and-trade bill next year.

"I am communicating that in every way I know how," says Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.), one of at least half a dozen Democrats who've told the White House or their own leaders that it's time to jettison the centerpiece of their party's plan to curb global warming.

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