Emma Dumain

Emma Dumain

Reporter, E&E News

Emma Dumain covers Congress and climate for E&E News, which she first joined in 2020. A Capitol Hill reporter since 2010, she was most recently a congressional correspondent for McClatchy and, before that, she covered South Carolina politics and the state’s congressional delegation for The (Columbia) State newspaper and the Charleston Post and Courier. Dumain got her start in journalism at Roll Call and Congressional Quarterly and is a graduate of Oberlin College.


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Green Energy / Red States

July 14, 2023
Billions of dollars from the Inflation Reduction Act have started flowing into renewable energy projects and manufacturing. That’s bringing jobs...