State of the Union

Lawmakers react to Obama's energy proposals

With all eyes on the economy, President Obama's third speech before a joint session of Congress steered clear of addressing climate change. Instead, he proposed an 80 percent clean energy standard by 2035. Can lawmakers move clean energy legislation this year? In this E&ETV Special Report, Monica Trauzzi speaks with Chairman Doc Hastings (R--Wash.), Rep. Bruce Braley (D--Iowa), Rep. Lee Terry (R--Neb.), and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D--Ore.), following the President’s State of the Union address for their reactions on his proposals.