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As expected, Republicans gained control of the U.S. Senate, as well as a good number of governorships,Â in the midterm elections yesterday. And not surprisingly, even before the votes were talliedÂ some commentators were predicting Â that a Republican victory would be a disaster for the environment in general, and efforts to grapple with climate change in particular.
As Ari Ratner at ViceÂ put it yesterday:
These races â and many moreâ will decide how the country gene