Scalise: Broad GOP vitality package deal to Home ground this month
[Westerman sees bipartisan path for permitting overhaul]
After the Home handed a decision to disapprove of a Labor Division rule to permit retirement plans to think about environmental, social and governance components, in any other case often known as ESG standards, of their funding choices, the Senate voted 50-46 to clear the measure for President Joe Biden’s anticipated veto.
Most of the Republican vitality payments percolating within the Home are unlikely to attract assist within the Democratic-held Senate, corresponding to a measure from Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C., that will ban any future federal prohibition towards fracking.
Through the first Power and Commerce listening to this Congress, Rep. Invoice Johnson, R-Ohio, chairman of the newly named Atmosphere, Manufacturing, and Important Supplies Subcommittee, stated American corporations ought to be extracting extra gasoline from the bottom.
“World demand is booming,” Johnson stated. “We must always need the world to rely extra on us for pure gasoline, not the opposite method round.”