June 19 -- The number of days most federal and state lawmakers have remaining in session
before summer break is winding down, sparking a flurry of activity.
In Congress, Republicans are advancing legislation that would prevent the U.S. EPA from
enforcing carbon limits on states through the Clean Power Plan (CPP). State leaders are also
preparing legislation and public comments in anticipation of the final EPA rule, which is
expected to be released sometime in August. The National Conference of State Legislatures
offers a comprehensive list of state action on the CPP. >>View Article