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The Real Roadblock to Biden’s Climate Agenda

The major obstacle to the president’s climate goals was never money, or even Senator Manchin — it’s red tape over clean energy infrastructure.

Farmland with solar panels in 2021 at Thurmont, Maryland.

Farmland with solar panels in 2021 at Thurmont, Maryland. AP/Julio Cortez

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MARIO LOYOLA

Mr. Loyola is a Senior Fellow at CEI. Before joining CEI, he worked at the White House, as associate director for regulatory reform at the Council on Environmental Quality and as presidential speechwriter. Mr. Loyola has also served at the Pentagon as a special assistant to the undersecretary of defense for policy, and on Capitol Hill as counsel to the U.S. Senate Republican Policy Committee, and as a senior advisor to Senator Ben Sasse of Nebraska.

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