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'Forever Chemicals': Background and Policy Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Mar 5, 2021 About a 15 minute read - 76 links

A briefing providing background information on PFASs, an outline of policy responses to regulate the substances, and an overview of government perspectives and relevant legislation.

Biden's First 100 Days: Climate By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Jan 28, 2021 About a 13 minute read - 51 links

A briefing providing background information on Biden’s climate plan and an outline of his climate-related executive actions and related legislation from the 116th Congress.

Regulating Power Plants: Background and Policy Issues By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Director of Public Policy Jan 26, 2021 About a 12 minute read - 48 links

This briefing will provide background on the relevant provisions of the Clean Air Act and the Clean Power Plan, a summary of the Affordable Clean Energy rule, and legislation related to carbon emissions and the energy sector.

California Vehicle Emissions Rule: Background and Issues By Charlene Burns - Prolegis Research Assistant Dec 16, 2020 About a 9 minute read - 54 links

A briefing that provides background information on fuel efficiency standards, a discussion of the points of contention between California and the Trump administration, and government perspectives and relevant legislation.

Wildfire Issues and Legislation By Jason Lemons - Prolegis Policy Analyst Sep 15, 2020 About a 7 minute read - 24 links

This briefing will provide a background on the factors contributing to the record breaking size of recent wildfires and summaries of proposed legislation to address wildfires, including: S. 4431, the Emergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act; S. 2882, the Wildfire Defense Act; H.R.6546, Wildfire and Community Health Response Act of 2020