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.
Wall Street Journal: Robert Johnston and Leslie Palti-Guzman: The Foreign Policy Uses of an Energy BountyJanuary 10, 2013 | ICYMI
In today’s Wall Street Journal, global energy analysts Robert Johnston and Leslie Palti-Guzman present a case for the White House to approve additional exports of U.S. natural gas. Johnston and Palti-Guzman argue that allowing increased LNG exports is good for the U.S. economy and our foreign policy. Introducing more U.S.
Upton, Coburn Commend FDA’s Draft Guidance As Important First Step to Keep Non-Abuse-Deterrent Prescription Drugs From Hitting MarketJanuary 9, 2013 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) commended the Food and Drug Administration for meeting today’s deadline to issue draft guidance on abuse-deterrent prescription drugs.
To read the Food and Drug Administration's Response, click here. To read the initial letter to HHS, click here
WASHINGTON, DC – House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) today announced the committee will conduct its formal organizational meeting for the 113th Congress on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The meeting will include the adoption of Committee Rules and the formal appointment of Subcommittee leadership and member rosters.
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.