Tag: Energy

Harnessing Our Energy Boom to Boost Manufacturing & Create Jobs

November 20, 2014

Steve Scalise’s bill will help promote more jobs and manufacturing by requiring a more efficient, timely, and transparent process. Read More

House Approves Keystone, Raises Pressure on the President to Act

November 14, 2014

Thousands more Americans would be working today if President Obama had put their priorities ahead his political interests and approved the Keystone pipeline. Read More

Will President Obama Veto Tens of Thousands of Keystone Jobs?

November 13, 2014

The president told Americans last week, “I hear you” – but is he listening when it comes to the Keystone pipeline, and the tens of thousands of jobs and increased energy security that come with it? Read More

Same Bad Policy, Same Old Excuse

November 12, 2014

According to presidential scholar Martha Joynt Kumar, as of July 2014, President Obama had done more than 800 interviews. At the same point in their presidencies, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton had done less than 300 and Ronald Reagan had done less than 400. Read More

Two Major Jobs Bills, One Giant Opportunity for Senate Dems to Act

September 18, 2014

Taken together, these two major jobs bills would go a long way toward helping American families not just get by, but get ahead. Senate Democrats owe them that opportunity. Read More

FULL TEXT: Five Points for Resetting America’s Economic Foundation

September 18, 2014

We do these five things in a meaningful way, we can reset the foundation of our economy for the next two or three generations. Provide a reliable stream of good-paying jobs. More stability and security, straight on through retirement. Read More

Three Things President Obama Should Do Immediately to Help Ukraine

September 17, 2014

Today, the House unanimously passed a resolution strongly supporting the right of the people of Ukraine to freely determine their future without interference, intimidation, or coercion by Russia or other nations.  Tomorrow, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko will address a joint meeting of Congress in what Speaker Boehner called “another signal of stea Read More

Dems ‘Go-It-Alone’ With Red Tape Blitz That Puts American Jobs & Energy at Risk

September 17, 2014

The Obama administration’s costly, burdensome energy regulations have already put thousands out of work and...grid reliability and access to affordable energy are also at stake with even more plant closures expected in the years ahead. Read More

#StuckInTheSenate: The Next Steps in the Natural Gas Revolution

September 05, 2014

While Russia strikes a deal with China to build a “mega-pipeline,” invades Ukraine, and bullies other countries, Americans are paying more for just about everything and struggling through the worst economic “recovery” for jobs ever. We can do better. Read More

#StuckInTheSenate: Stopping the War on Coal, Saving Jobs

September 04, 2014

Senate Democrats are putting the president’s misguided agenda ahead of jobs and the economy by refusing to act, and the longer they wait, the more hardworking families will suffer. Read More

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