Center for Clean Air Policy's Schmidt discusses role of '08 presidential race in policy discussions
As the second session of the 110th Congress begins, expectations are high for the climate change policy debate both domestically and internationally. During today's OnPoint, Jake Schmidt, director of international programs at the Center for Clean Air Policy, previews the upcoming major economies meeting and this year's Congressional climate discussions. Schmidt examines the role developing nations will play as the international process progresses. He also comments on the impact of the EPA's California tailpipe emissions waiver decision on the push for a U.S. cap on emissions.