Another global warming denier inches closer to Washington
August 25, 2010, 4:45 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Senate's Energy and Natural Resources Committee is about to experience change.
Cap-and-trade is the latest twist in John McCain's quest for re-election
August 24, 2010, 12:24 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Apparently being a maverick means flip-flopping to win elections. For McCain, 'cap-and-trade' is now 'cap-and-tax.'
Week of hard choices may decide energy bill's fate
July 9, 2010, 3:06 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Will Congress study for its final exam, or will it revert to be bad habits and hope for best?
Energy remains an uncertain election issue for Democrats
July 8, 2010, 2:39 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
National surveys show the public supports having more green energy. But in local elections, energy is likely to take a backseat to the economy.
From moderate senators will come moderate climate bill
July 1, 2010, 3:38 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Committee connections help to create bonds on energy policy.
Justice Stevens leaves behind environmental legacy; Kagan may get chance to follow
June 29, 2010, 2:23 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
As Justice John Paul Stevens steps down from the bench, environmentalists remember a 'green justice.' Though little is known about her environmental stance, some say Elena Kagan will reflect Steven's beliefs.
Obama courts 7 Republicans to hash out energy bill
June 29, 2010, 1:40 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Only one of the GOP senators is running in the 2010 midterm elections, but each is being courted for a number of reasons.
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Returned to shelter 4 times, 'unmanageable' dog becomes real-life hero
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants