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.
Senator DeMint and Tony Soprano aren't afraid to do dirty work
July 1, 2010, 1:34 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Like one of Tony Soprano's operatives, Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina uses his safe political position to whack the BP oil investigation.
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.
Senator Byrd's death brings uncertainty to environmental issues
June 28, 2010, 5:25 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Robert Byrd's death will create a void that may directly affect environmental policy.