Senate Democrats will not vote for the short-term government funding bill the GOP has proposed.
Republicans have strongly opposed the Green Climate Fund.
Democrats have vowed to stop the bill before it goes to the Senate floor.
The bill blocks the EPA's Waters of the United States rule.
The House will consider its $37.4 billion energy and water spending package for 2017 this week
Senators approved the appropriations measure 90-8.
The amendment keeps funding for wind energy research and development at its current level.
An appropriations bill with an amendment to defund the Clean Water Rule faces veto.
Gina McCarthy testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Tuesday.
House Republicans are targeting a key part of President Obama’s environmental agenda.
Democrats said Republicans shouldn't complain about Obama's budget before writing their own.
The new spending bill ends the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports.
The House Appropriations Committee considered the measure on Tuesday.
The internet rules recently survived a court challenge.
The $32.1 billion spending bill is for the Interior Department and environment programs.
A subpanel Wednesday approved a $32.1 billion spending bill for the Interior Department and...
The practice protects members from the consequences of the committee's actions.
Senators voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to clear a key procedural hurdle toward passing an annual...
Sen. Lisa Murkowski criticized the agency's water, climate and methane rules on Wednesday.
The legislation would increase FAA funding and decrease DOT funding.
Despite claims to the contrary, pork-barrel spending still exists in Washington.
Budget Chairman Mike Enzi announced the postponement in a statement.
GOP lawmakers laughed when Ryan said he had a promise from Reid.
Obama had hoped Congress would appropriate $500 million to the fund next year.