Barrasso presses Biden nominees on global energy poverty and disastrous Afghanistan withdrawal

U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) questioned Mr. Scott Nathan, President Biden’s nominee to be the Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), on efforts to end global energy poverty. Barrasso specifically pressed for a commitment that the DFC would promote an all-of-the-above energy policy when it comes to supporting energy projects … Continue reading Barrasso presses Biden nominees on global energy poverty and disastrous Afghanistan withdrawal

Bowing to China and Russia, Biden announces new scheme to shut down US energy production

Last week, the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), in conjunction with the White House, released the Biden administration's report on oil and gas leasing in the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources Ranking Member Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.) issued the following statement in response: "In what has become a clear pattern with the Biden administration, … Continue reading Bowing to China and Russia, Biden announces new scheme to shut down US energy production

Dems ignore rising calls for hearings on soaring energy prices

House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.), Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Ralph Norman (R-S.C.), and Oversight Republicans sent a letter to Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) urging Committee Democrats to cease their reckless, partisan investigation into America’s oil and gas industry and instead hold a hearing to examine the rising … Continue reading Dems ignore rising calls for hearings on soaring energy prices

Barrasso: It’s time to stop Biden’s declared war on American energy

U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) delivered the following remarks on the Senator floor about stopping President Biden’s war on American energy. Barrasso is ranking member of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (ENR). Senator Barrasso’s excerpts: “I come to the floor today to talk about the need for more American energy – not … Continue reading Barrasso: It’s time to stop Biden’s declared war on American energy

GOP Ag Committee members call on EPA to rescind science denying activist ban on chlorpyrifos

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry and U.S. Representative Glenn 'GT’ Thompson (R-PA), ranking member of the House Committee on Agriculture are leading a bicameral effort calling on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to rescind its decision to revoke all food tolerances for chlorpyrifos and … Continue reading GOP Ag Committee members call on EPA to rescind science denying activist ban on chlorpyrifos

Rand Paul slams Biden radical rule on WOTUS

U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) released the following statement on the Biden administration’s new and expansive waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule that was quietly issued just over a week ago.   “Kentucky’s farmers and agricultural industry suffered when the Obama administration implemented its burdensome WOTUS rule, and now the Biden administration has chosen … Continue reading Rand Paul slams Biden radical rule on WOTUS

Cruz: Nord Stream 2 announcement ‘typifies the mix of incoherence and weakness that has come to embody the foreign policy of President Biden’

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement after the Biden administration made its announcement on Nord Stream 2: “This announcement typifies the mix of incoherence and weakness that has come to embody the foreign policy of President Biden and the Biden-Harris administration, at incalculable cost to … Continue reading Cruz: Nord Stream 2 announcement ‘typifies the mix of incoherence and weakness that has come to embody the foreign policy of President Biden’

Congress demands hearing with Biden ‘climate czar’ over closed-door deals with global governments

House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.) and Subcommittee on the Environment Ranking Member Ralph Norman (R-S.C.) released the following statements after sending a letter to Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney requesting Democrats convene a hearing with White House “Climate Czar” John Kerry. Given recent U.S. climate commitments to world leaders authorized by … Continue reading Congress demands hearing with Biden ‘climate czar’ over closed-door deals with global governments

Biden WOTUS scheme seizes millions of acres by declaring dry land ‘federal waterways’

U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), Ranking Member of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, released the below statement following the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement of the first step in EPA’s two-step process to replace the Trump administration’s 2020 Navigable Waters Protection Rule (NWPR) and promulgate a new definition of Waters … Continue reading Biden WOTUS scheme seizes millions of acres by declaring dry land ‘federal waterways’

Radical Biden nominees carry out Russian-backed war on US energy

U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (ENR), delivered the following remarks at a business meeting to consider the nominations of: Ms. Laura Daniel-Davis, to be assistant secretary of Land and Minerals Management at the Department of the Interior; andMs. Sara Bronin, to be chairman of … Continue reading Radical Biden nominees carry out Russian-backed war on US energy