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Environment (115th Congress)

Walden Statement on Senate Confirmation of Mary Neumayr as CEQ Chair


WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Mary Neumayr to be Chair of the Council on Environmental Quality.

“Mary Neumayr not only has proven her abilities as the chief of staff and effectively the highest-ranking official at CEQ for more than a year, she has proven her qualifications and dedication in public service throughout her several posts in government.  Prior to CEQ, Mary served for eight years as senior counsel and then deputy chief counsel...

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#SubEnvironment Examines 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act



The Subcommittee on Environment, chaired by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), held a hearing today examining the 21st Century...

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#SubEnvironment to Hold Legislative Hearing on Transportation Fuels Discussion Draft


WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Environment, chaired by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), announced today a hearing for Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, “Discussion Draft: The 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act.”

#SubEnvironment will examine the 21st Century Transportation Fuels Act, a discussion draft led by Chairman John Shimkus and Rep. Bill Flores (R-TX) to reshape federal transportation fuel policies.

“This draft legislation is the culmination of three stakeholder roundtables, five subcommittee hearings, and...

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Environment (115th Congress)


Environment (115th Congress)