Tag: Energy

A Better Way for the Economy

October 28, 2016

America’s economy is the greatest in the world, but we are far from our potential—anemic growth, flat wages, and more than 94 million people out of the workforce. There is a better way, and it starts with getting government OUT of the way.  Read More

Statement on Paris Climate Agreement

October 05, 2016

“The Paris climate deal would be disastrous for the American economy. It carelessly throws away the great gains that the United States has made over the past decade in energy development." Read More

Speaker Ryan: Clean Power Plan Would Cost People Jobs, Send Electricity Bills Skyrocketing

September 27, 2016

“Whether you are a consumer, a worker, or a small business owner, our regulatory system should work for you, and even with you, but never against you." Read More

House Moves to Produce First Comprehensive Energy Bill in Nearly 10 Years

May 26, 2016

WASHINGTON — Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) appointed 24 House Republican lawmakers to serve on a bipartisan conference committee charged with producing final legislation to modernize our energy laws to create more American jobs and a stronger economy. The conference with Senate lawmakers will yield the first comprehensive energy package in close to 10 years. Read More

One more and he fouls out

March 18, 2016

It’s only a few days into March Madness, but the president has already racked up a few fouls when it comes to energy policy this month. Read More

Task Force on Reducing Regulatory Burdens Releases Mission Statement

March 01, 2016

In advance of their first idea forum today, the chairs of the Task Force on Reducing Regulatory Burdens released their mission statement. Read More

Skinning the cat

February 23, 2016

Today, Congress added another arrow in its quiver in our fight for American energy. This battle is over the crown jewel of the Obama climate legacy: the “Clean Power Plan,” a massive regulation designed to devastate coal country and remake the power sector as we know it. What does this mean for Americans? You guessed it: higher energy costs. Read More

These Are the Facts of President Obama's Budget

February 16, 2016

In 16 seconds, here's everything you need to know about President Obama's last-ever budget to Congress. . . Read More

Against the law

February 14, 2016

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Weekly Republican Address: Maximizing America's Energy Potential

February 13, 2016

WASHINGTON — In this week’s Republican address, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) discusses efforts to protect hardworking families from the Obama administration's war on affordable energy and jobs. Read More

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