Energy Subcommittee Leader Upton Opening Remarks on Securing Critical Minerals Legislation
Washington, D.C. — Energy Subcommittee Republican Leader Fred Upton (R-MI) delivered opening remarks at today’s Energy Subcommittee legislative hearing on several bills and urged the committee to work to lower surging energy costs on American families.
Excerpts and highlights from his prepared remarks:
AMERICA’S ENERGY CRISIS
“Mr. Chairman, the United States is plunging deeper and deeper into an energy crisis, driven by roaring inflation, anti-fossil fuel policies, and demand shocks across our economy.
“Our constituents are rightly concerned about the lack of leadership from President Biden and...