President Obama expects the Senate to complete work on Wall St. regulatory reform within weeks. He then wants it to tackle energy and climate change. The administration sees links between economic recovery and energy issues; it knows business and environmental support are both crucial to passage.
The dust has settled at COP27, the 27th United Nations Climate Conference at Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt where a record 45,000 people registered to attend. The longest running summit of all the conferences, agreements made in the final moments has left us all with hope but also doubts.