Senate Panel Gathers Info on Carbon Capture as Momentum Builds for Tax Credit

A Senate committee took a deep dive into the arcane-sounding subject of carbon sequestration on Wednesday, hoping testimony from a panel of authorities in the field will solidify bipartisan support for a proposed tax credit for the technology.

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Six Die in Florida Nursing Home That Lost Power Due to Hurricane Irma

Five people have died at a South Florida nursing home that lost power due to Hurricane Irma. Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief said three of the deaths took place at the nursing home, while two others occurred as the residents were being transported to a hospital. Sharief said 120 residents of the Hollywood, Fla., facility have been evacuated due to intense heat.

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House Vote Underscores Growing Gulf Between Trump, GOP

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday said President Donald Trump’s decision to side with Democrats in combining relief money for Hurricane Harvey with a bill to raise the debt limit and fund the government could be a sign of greater bipartisanship in the future.

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