With Election Day upon us, what are the stakes for energy and environment policy?
Several leadership positions on key energy committees could be up for grabs next Congress, while California's Prop 23 debate has flung climate policy into the national spotlight this election cycle. As speculation and prediction turn to reaction and analysis, the implications for energy and climate legislation in the 112th Congress will become clearer.
What are the immediate upshots of Election Day? Before the results come in: What are your predictions? And afterward: What are your initial reactions? Will Congress be able to pass some type of energy bill during the lame-duck session?