Friday, October 2, 2009

The Oct. 1 editorial "The Senate Climate Bill" incorrectly said the legislation lacked a cap-and-trade system. Rather, what is missing from the 800-page bill are the percentages of pollution allowances to be allocated to industry and other entities. Also, staffers on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee say it will issue allowance percentages, while the Senate Finance Committee will deal with the bill's tax and trade provisions.

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