WASHINGTON, DC -- Backed by new poll numbers released today showing a "solid majority" of Americans support construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, Rep.
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WASHINGTON, DC - House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) issued the following statement in advance of the two-year anniversary of President Obama's health care law:
Republicans are committed to strengthening and reforming Medicare to protect today’s seniors and ensure the program is there for the next generation. To do so, we need to acknowledge the challenges facing the program and embrace sensible solutions. The truth is, Medicare is in serious trouble. According to an independent board of trustees, the Medicare trust fund will be bankrupt in 2024.
To read the letter, click here. To read DOE's response, click here.
Defying previous notions that the U.S. was running out of oil and energy supplies, the U.S. is now in the midst of an energy boom.
WASHINGTON, DC - The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), hosted a hearing today to examine how new technologies have increased efficient and environmentally sensitive development of Alberta's oil sands, and are paving the way toward North American energy independence. Innovation in oil sands development has been a constant theme.