Senate Democrats

Reid Spokesman Statement On Climate Bill Markup Timing

Washington, DCSpokesman forSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Jim Manley, released the following statement today in response to the EPW Committee announcement about the climate bill markup:

“Senator Reid appreciates the leadership of Senators Boxer and Kerry as they shepherd this important legislation through their respective committees.  They are working diligently to craft a well-balanced bill and Senator Reid fully expects the Senate to have ample time to consider this comprehensive clean energy and climate legislation before the end of the year.”