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Senator Lugar Unveils Alternative To Cap & Trade Plan
Updated May 5, 2013 12:08 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(WASHINGTON, D-C) - Indiana Senator Richard Lugar has unveiled an energy bill he calls a practical alternative to President Obama's cap-and-trade plan.

Lugar claims his plan would cut your electric bill an average of 15%, greenhouse gas emissions by 20% and foreign oil dependence by 40%.

Lugar's bill emphasizes energy efficiency.

Instead of requiring congressional action to raise fuel-efficiency standards for vehicles, Lugar wants automatic 4% increases every year.

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