Begich introduces Arctic bills in Senate
Calls for investment in science, coordinated research; cites costs of replacing public infrastructure; asks for treaty ratification
Associated Press Writer
Alaska Sen. Mark Begich used his maiden speech Aug. 3 to call for addressing changes in the Arctic brought on by global warming.
The freshman senator announced the introduction of seven bills aimed at preparing for Arctic development in changing conditions.
“We need to invest in basic science to b....
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Infrastructure costs $6 billion
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