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HR 2454 / 2998 Comments on Potential for the Bills Passage

**UPDATED July 9, 2009**

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Click the picture to read the Washington Post article
Click the picture to read the Washington Post article

July 9, 2009:

According to a Washington Post story today, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Chair Barbara Boxer announced that the Cap & Trade bill (HR 2454) will not come up for a vote until after the August recess.

July 7:
Staffers on the EPW
The comment below from Sen. Inhofe was made on Friday, July 26
Inhofe Says ‘Cap And Trade’ Dead
Passing President Obama’s “cap and trade” energy program would cost the average Oklahoma family $3,200 a year, Sen. Jim Inhofe said Friday, but he’s confident the measure will be killed in the Senate no matter what happens in the House of Representatives.