Daily Archives: May 12, 2012

Hoeven predicts highway bill by June 30, with Keystone included

Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) predicts that the House and Senate will agree on a long-term surface transportation bill by June 30, when current funding runs out. 

The member of a House-Senate highway bill conference committee also said signs point to a provision mandating the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission  approve the controversial  Keystone XL pipeline being included […]

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Hoeven predicts highway bill by June 30, with Keystone in

Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.), in an appearance on C-Span’s Newsmakers airing Sunday, predicts that the House and Senate will agree on a long-term surface transportation bill by June 30, when current funding runs out. 

The member of a House-Senate highway bill conference committee also said signs point to a provision mandating the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission […]

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Energy Cost Impacts on American Families, 2001 – 2012

America’s working class and those on fixed incomes are suffering the most from increases in energy prices, according to a new study released today by the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity. The study finds that more than half of U.S. households now devote more than 20 percent of their family budget toward energy costs, […]