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Texas lawmakers have denounced Joe Biden's energy moves, but experts say they could benefit the state

A global push toward a cleaner climate and safer environment — from the free market and not just the White House — has not kept Texas lawmakers from criticizing the new president.

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks at a press conference at the Houston Ship Channel on Feb. 2, 2021. McCarthy and other politicians joined Texas oil and gas executives to appeal to President Joe Biden to visit Texas.

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