Fact Sheets

June 23, 2014 | Fact Sheet
Authored by Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) authored H.R. 6 to expedite exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) to our allies. Increasing U.S. LNG exports would help boost the U.S. economy while increasing global energy security, and this legislation would bring certainty to DOE’s export approval process to ensure the U.S. does not miss this window of opportunity. 
May 14, 2014 | Fact Sheet
Authored by Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA)
May 8, 2014 | Fact Sheet
The North American Energy Infrastructure Act is a bipartisan effort to create a more modern and efficient cross-border approval process for oil pipelines, natural gas pipelines, and electric transmission lines that traverse the borders of the United States.
May 7, 2014 | Fact Sheet
Authored by Reps. Greg Walden (R-OR), Fred Upton (R-MI), Henry Waxman (D-CA), and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) Extension of Retransmission Authority for Distant SignalsThe bill reauthorizes the retransmission consent provisions for distant signals for five years, ensuring that 1.5 million subscribers in hard-to-reach areas continue to receive vital broadcast programming. 
April 28, 2014 | Fact Sheet
Chemicals in Commerce Act (CICA) Discussion Draft Authored By Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL)
March 11, 2014 | Fact Sheet
This bipartisan legislation requires the FCC to make certain changes to its rules within one year, with the goal of improving agency processes and making the commission more transparent, efficient, and accountable. The bill requires the commission to seek comment and adopt rules that: Set minimum comment periods for rulemaking proceedings;