Tag: Energy

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

Boehner Calls for Lifting Oil Export Ban

July 29, 2015

By embracing our resources, we’ll keep energy prices affordable, help create jobs, and boost our economy. Read More

House Votes to Protect More Than 300,000 American Energy Jobs

July 22, 2015

It’s a vital industry, and this bill will ensure that it remains so by reducing uncertainty and empowering states – not the federal government – to do what best protects jobs and the environment. Read More

Supreme Court Decision a Big Win for Jobs & American Energy

June 29, 2015

The EPA is bent on furthering its regulatory agenda regardless of the costs to American families and consequences for American workers, and I’m pleased that the Supreme Court has finally said enough is enough. Read More

Protecting Families from Double Digit Energy Bill Hikes

June 24, 2015

New regulations on power producers alone could drive electricity bills up by double digits in some areas, compromise grid reliability, and destroy hundreds of thousands of jobs. Read More

As Obama Schmoozes Steyer, State Department Stonewalls on Keystone Review

June 18, 2015

This week, President Obama makes a pilgrimage to San Francisco that he’s made several times before, to raise cash at the mansion of an anti-affordable energy extremists who has made stopping Keystone his personal hobby Read More

Energy Production Empowers America at Home and Abroad

June 11, 2015

Despite the fact that the Obama administration has forced a big decline in American energy production on federal lands, we’ve reached a major milestone: Read More

Boehner: President Obama Must Lead in Supporting Ukraine

June 06, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – As President Obama heads to the G7 summit, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today released the following statement calling on him to lead in providing energy and lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine:   “Over the past year, the House has acted on numerous occasions to provide critical support to Ukraine, but President Obama refuses to do the right thing.   Read More

Obama Administration Oversees Big Decline in American Energy Production on Federal Lands

May 04, 2015

With the exception of his speech at the Florida Everglades last week, President Obama likes to tell virtually every crowd that “America is number one in oil and gas” production. He’s right – but to borrow his line from 2012, he didn’t build that. A new, nonpartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS) report reveals that from 2010 to 2014: Read More

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