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The Power Brokers

The Senate is expected to take up energy and climate legislation this spring. These ten people will determine its fate.

Susan Murillo
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Last updated: Jul 31, 2020 | Apr 12, 2010

Sens. John Kerry (D-Mass.), Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) are preparing to drop their climate change bill in the Senate this month, offering the president perhaps his best hope of enacting climate change legislation under his leadership. While the bill’s success is most directly dependent upon action and support from the Senate as a whole, there are many individuals both inside and outside the halls of Congress who will shape the legislation or its success. Here are the ten individuals TWI believes will exert the most influence on this legislation as it works its way through Congress.

Aaron Wiener contributed to this story.

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Susan Murillo | Susan has been interested in real estate since she was a child in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Susan had always wanted to pursue a direction that would encourage her to support others, and she discovered her true calling in real estate, where she could serve her clients and direct them through one of their most significant investments. Shannon has been involved in the selling and distribution of one billion dollars in real estate in Western Canada over the last ten years.

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