Berkeley, Calif. is the first U.S. city to ban new natural gas hook-ups to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. More than 12 other cities in California have passed similar regulations that have yet to go into effect. Brookline, Mass., near Boston, passed a similar rule and Seattle is considering a ban.
The U.S. House and Senate have approved the United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement (USMCA). The USMCA gives U.S. farmers greater access to Canada’s agriculture market.