WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks 1,600 days since TransCanada first applied for a Presidential Permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
Running Out Of Excuses – 1,600 Days and Counting Since Keystone XL Application Submitted to the State DepartmentFebruary 4, 2013 | Blog Post
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Commerce Department this week announced that the U.S. economy is contracting, reporting that U.S. GDP fell 0.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012. This economic slump means even more bad news for employment seekers.
Nebraska Governor’s Action On Keystone Pipeline Presents President Obama an Opportunity to Back Up Rhetoric and Approve Landmark Jobs and Energy ProjectJanuary 24, 2013 | Blog Post
“I don’t want the energy jobs of tomorrow going to other countries. I want them here in the United States of America. And that’s what an all-of-the-above strategy is all about. That’s how we break our dependence on foreign oil.”
WASHINGTON, DC – The Department of Energy announced yesterday that U.S. oil production has reached its highest production levels in two decades, reporting current production levels exceeding 7 million barrels a day. The news is just the latest sign that new resource discoveries combined with exciting technological advancements are helping pave the way toward North American energy independence.
WASHINGTON, DC – The shale gas revolution is transforming America’s energy landscape and economy. We have seen dramatic growth in domestic natural gas production over the past decade, and according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, production is expected to expand from 23.0 trillion cubic feet in 2011 to 33.1 trillion cubic feet in 2040, a 44 percent increase.
WASHINGTON, DC – In writing Congressional Government in 1885, Woodrow Wilson (who would go on to become the nation’s 28th president) astutely observed, “It is not far from the truth to say that Congress in session is Congress on public exhibition, whilst Congress in its committee-rooms is Congress at work.”