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President Barack Obama nominates, from left, nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz to lead the Department of Energy, air quality expert Gina McCarthy to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, and Walmart's Sylvia Mathews Burwell to become director of the White House budget office, in the East Room of the White House in Washington on March 4, 2013. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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Obama rounds out Cabinet with EPA, Energy nominees

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama announced his nominees to lead a new U.S. push to tackle climate change on Monday, choosing an air quality expert to run the Environmental Protection Agency and a nuclear physicist to head the Department of Energy.. In a widely expected move, Obama selected agency veteran


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