The transportation secretary defended the Biden administration’s broad plans in a hearing as Democrats laid the groundwork for legislation and Republicans expressed skepticism.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg urged Congress on Thursday to make a “generational investment” worth trillions of dollars to improve the nation’s transit and water systems while addressing climate change and racial inequities.
Lawmakers are looking to the Congressional Review Act to restore Obama-era rules limiting emissions of the super-pollutant.
The bill would commit Ireland to cut emissions 51% between 2018 and 2030, raising tough questions about the future of cattle farming
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