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President Trump Requests 2018 Budgets Slashed for EPA, Energy, Interior and Water; Upcoming Executive Orders for Oil and Gas

Executive Branch Activity  EPA, DOE, Interior, and Water 2018 Budgets Cut in President Trump’s Request to Congress EPA:  President Donald Trump’s FY 2018 budget request, which was released last week, included a significant 31.4 percent decrease for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), from the current funding level of $8.2 billion to $5.7 billion. This represents the … Continue Reading

House Energy and Commerce Committee White Paper on implementation issues with the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) Released

Legislative Activity RFS A House Energy and Commerce Committee White Paper on implementation issues with the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) was released last week. Comments on RFS-related issues are due by July 26. This Week’s Hearings: Tuesday, July 16: The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will explore how the domestic oil boom is affecting … Continue Reading
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