Energy & Environment

Ex-Obama officials rue missed chances on climate action

Then-Secretary of Energy Steven Chu (right) and then-President Barack Obama in February 2009. In a newly released interview, Chu said Obama should have used “the power of the presidency” to win lawmakers’ votes. | Ron Sachs/AFP via Getty Images By Robin Bravender, Timothy Cama and Kevin Bogardus 03/29/2024 05:47 PM EDT Oral histories produced by