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Military’s push for solar backup power loses speed under Trump

The Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps leased land to electric utilities for the installation of solar arrays under President Barack Obama to combat global warming and provide military bases with backup energy. But under Donald Trump it’s unclear the degree to which the Pentagon will make use of the solar projects.

McCaskill critiques Senate in farewell speech

Sen. Claire McCaskill addressed the Senate floor for her farewell speech on Dec. 13. She criticized the current state of the Senate.