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What the reconciliation bill would do to boost clean energy

Clip: 08/08/2022 | 6m 14s | Video has closed captioning.

If the House passes the Inflation Reduction Act in the coming days it will lead to by far the biggest investment the federal government has made on tackling climate change. Several estimates have indicated the initiative may mean a 40 percent reduction in America’s carbon emissions by 2030 from 2005 figures. Paul Bledsoe of the Progressive Policy Institute joins William Brangham to discuss.

Aired: 08/08/22

Rating: NR

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