Tag: Energy

Legislation to #LiftTheBan Passes House with Bipartisan Support

October 09, 2015

Today’s vote shows there is bipartisan agreement that modernizing our energy policy in this way will increase workers’ incomes and benefit their families, create jobs, lower gas prices, and strengthen our economy. Read More

Boehner: Lift the Oil Export Ban to Create Jobs, Help Families & Support Our Allies

October 07, 2015

I hope that the House will work together in a bipartisan fashion this week to lift that ban, and to start creating more jobs here in our country. Read More

135 Senior Legislative Leaders from 40 States and Puerto Rico Support Federal Legislation to #LiftTheBan

October 05, 2015

The House will vote on legislation to life the ban soon, and support for it is growing. Read More

House Set to Vote on Lifting Oil Export Ban, Creating More American Jobs

September 16, 2015

ere’s why numerous editorial boards and members of both parties support lifting the ban, and why President Obama should do the same. Read More

Four BIG Reasons Editorial Boards Are Backing Boehner’s Call to Lift the Oil Export Ban

August 11, 2015

Lifting the ban would offer new markets for U.S. oil and mean fewer layoffs. ... This should be an easy win for jobs and U.S. global influence. Read More

Speaker Boehner on the July 2015 Unemployment Report

August 07, 2015

The president’s policies aren’t delivering the strong, sustained economic growth families need to get ahead. Read More

Republican Energy Policies are Fueling a Resurgence of American Manufacturing

August 06, 2015

"BCG, the Boston consultancy, estimates the average cost to manufacture goods in the U.S. is now only 5% higher than in China and is actually 10% to 20% lower than in major European economies. Even more striking: BCG projects that by 2018 it will be 2% to 3% cheaper to make stuff here than in China." Read More

Boehner on President Obama’s National Energy Tax

August 03, 2015

While I described their draft plan as nuts, I believe this final plan is an expensive, arrogant insult to Americans who are struggling to make ends meet. Read More

Growing Our Economy: We Can Do Better

July 31, 2015

“This is now the weakest expansion we have had in 70 years,” said Megan Greene, chief economist at Manulife Asset Management. Read More

Boehner Makes News With Call to Lift Oil Export Ban

July 30, 2015

Speaker Boehner called for ending the oil export ban – an antiquated policy born out of the 1970s “scarcity mindset” that is standing in the way of new jobs, lower gas prices, and stronger support for our allies. Read More