Press Releases

February 18, 2015 | Press Release
The Energy and Power Subcommittee and the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee have scheduled a joint hearing for Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, “The Fiscal Year 2016 EPA Budget.” Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy will be the sole witness.
February 13, 2015 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – House and Senate leaders today joined together to sign S.1, the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act. The bill will soon head to the president’s desk. Upon completion of the bill’s enrollment ceremony, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) released the following column:
February 12, 2015 | Press Release
February 11, 2015 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – The House of Representatives today approved S.1, the Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act, by a bipartisan vote of 270 to 152. The legislation now heads to the president’s desk. Today marks the 11th time the House has voted to advance construction of the jobs and infrastructure project in an effort to overcome the administration’s endless excuses and delays.