UPDATE – Oregon Senate Republicans vow to walk out after committee advances ETS proposal 

Published 19:12 on February 24, 2020  /  Last updated at 23:36 on February 24, 2020  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

Oregon Democrats sent a WCI-modelled cap-and-trade bill to the Senate on Monday after passing a key committee, but the vote sparked an immediate decision by Republicans to walk out to protest the carbon market legislation.

(Updates with comments from Senate President Peter Courtney and Governor Kate Brown)

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