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Biden taps Clinton campaign manager Podesta to implement climate spending in landmark law
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Biden taps Clinton campaign manager Podesta to implement climate spending in landmark law

Podesta will be tasked with implementing the climate measures in Democrats' historic climate legislation, the Inflation Reduction Act, which Biden signed in August. He will also "chair the President's National Climate Task Force in support of this effort," the White House said in a statement."We are fortunate that John Podesta will lead our continued innovation and implementation," Biden said in a statement. "His deep roots in climate and clean energy policy and his experience at senior levels of government mean we can truly hit the ground running to take advantage of the massive clean energy opportunity in front of us."Podesta also previously served as a top climate adviser to former President Barack Obama and was integrally involved in the administration's executive actions on climate an...