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How the Sprawling Fight Over Permitting Reform Could Capsize Congress

2 monthes ago   |   By The New Republic

When Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Joe Manchin announced a surprise deal to pass a climate, deficit reduction and health care policy bill in July, that arrangement came with a caveat. Democratic leadership agreed to a September vote on one of the longtime pursuits of the conservative West Virginia Democrat: An energy permitting proposal to expedite the approval of new projects. If you were excited to see Congress finally moving legislation over the summer, get ready for stuck Senate fall, as drama over this deal may upend the final few days before lawmakers go home to...
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