The American Energy Initiative: A Focus on Legislative Responses to Rising Gasoline Prices

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 9:30am
Background Documents and Information: 

Hearing Notice

Background Memo 

Discussion Draft, The Gasoline Regulations Act of 2012

Discussion Draft, The Strategic Energy Production Act of 2012



Panel I:


Honorable Gina McCarthy

  • Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Witness Testimony

Robert Abbey

  • Director
  • Bureau of Land Management
  • U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Witness Testimony

Christopher A. Smith

Panel II:


James Burkhard

  • Managing Director - Global Oil Group
  • IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates
  • Witness Testimony

Jackson Coleman

Matthew L. Smorch

Robert Meyers

Niger Innis

  • Co-Chairman of Affordable Power Alliance and
  • National Spokesman for Congress on Racial Equality
  • Witness Testimony

Dr. Joseph Romm

Dr. George R. Schink