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State of the Union

Lawmakers react to president's speech, comment on climate and energy outlook

Last night, President Bush delivered his final State of the Union address, highlighting the importance of clean energy innovations both internationally and domestically. In his remarks, the president proposed a $2 billion international clean technology fund and called for increased funding for carbon capture and sequestration technologies in the United States. He also urged the completion of an international climate agreement. During today's E&ETV Event Coverage of the State of the Union 2008, members of Congress including, Sens. John Warner (R-Va.), Mary Landrieu (D-La.), Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), react to the president's comments on energy and climate immediately following the speech.