Global Warming Subcommittee Chairman Edward MarkeyEdward (Ed) John MarkeyHillicon Valley: Lawmakers target Chinese tech giants | Dems move to save top cyber post | Trump gets a new CIA chief | Ryan delays election security briefing | Twitter CEO meets lawmakers Twitter CEO meets with lawmakers to talk net neutrality, privacy Senate votes to save net neutrality rules MORE(D-Mass.) said that his committee's climate change bill is the "legislative Susan Boyle -- everyone underestimated it until it started to sing."

Susan Boyle entered the international spotlight back in April after she wowed the audience and judges on "Britain's Got Talent" with her voice, despite her unpolished look.

On Thursday the Energy and Commerce Committed released their climate change bill, bringing a key democrat on board, Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.). Markey was joined by Committee Chairman Henry Waxman (D-Calif) and Boucher at a briefing announcing his support for the legislation.



--Erica Wisniewski