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Connor nominated for Deputy Secretary

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2013

President Obama nominated July 30 Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Michael Connor to serve as Deputy Secretary of the Interior. Connor previously

Hearings

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • November 27 2011

On November 29, The House Rules Committee has scheduled a meeting to consider a rule for floor consideration of the Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act (H.R. 527) and the Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011 (H.R. 3010

DOD appropriations bill

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • July 22 2012

The House passed the fiscal year 2013 Department of Defense appropriations bill (H.R. 5956) by a 326-90 vote on July 19

Energy and climate debate - July 22, 2012

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • July 22 2012

As the House and Senate fill their legislative schedules between now and the August congressional recess, energy issues continue to play a major role in political debates both in and outside of the beltway

Veto threatened

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • October 24 2011

Office of Management and Budget Director Jacob Lew sent a letter to Senate Appropriation Committee Chairman Daniel Inouye (D-HI) October 21 outlining plans to veto fiscal year 2012 spending legislation that would fund the government below levels specified by the Budget Control act or any legislation containing what the White House deems ideological policy riders

Climate is security issue

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • January 22 2012

Nancy Sutley, chairman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, told the National Conference on Science, Policy, and the Environment January 18 that climate change is a major national security issue

Senate Appropriations approves defense spending

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • August 5 2012

The Senate Appropriations Committee approved, 30-0, a defense appropriations bill August 2 that contains $70 million in funding for the Navy’s portion of an interagency program with the Navy and departments of agriculture and energy to invest $510 million over several years to encourage commercial-scale biofuel production

Loan guarantee investigation

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • February 5 2012

Congressmen Jim Sensenbrenner, Fred Upton, and Cliff Stearns sent a letter to the White House January 30 calling on it to make public the results of an independent investigation ordered in October of the Department of Energy’s loan guarantee program

Energy and climate debate - October 7, 2012

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • October 7 2012

With Congress in recess until after the November elections, energy issues continue to make headlines on the campaign trail

Legislative updates: post-election agenda

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • November 11 2012

With the overall makeup of the Executive and Legislative branches of government remaining the same, we can expect to see continued partisan gridlock on some issues as leaders from both parties attempt to move toward consensus on others