Senator Lisa Murkowski (R–AK) has introduced a resolution that would bar the Environmental Protection Agency from restricting greenhouse gas emissions, raising heckles from environmentalists. Three moderate Democrats, senate agriculture chair Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), Mary Landrieu (D–LA), and Ben Nelson (D–NE) have signed on.
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The National Marine Fisheries Service has authorized the Navy to conduct exercises in the Gulf of Mexico.
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