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'Today's bipartisan vote in the House demonstrates continued momentum to lift the ban, and we urge the Senate to follow their lead,' says Donohue 

WASHINGTON, D.C. A top priority for the U.S. Chamber took a big step forward today as the U.S. House of Representatives approved bipartisan legislation to lift the long-standing ban on crude oil exports.


In a September 22 letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker is demanding the Obama Administrations disclose its plans for the new climate change agreement that will be hashed out in Paris in December.


India released its climate pledge on Friday, and as we expected, it doesn’t amount to much. That hasn’t stopped environmental groups from praising it, though, in hopes it will generate further momentum for a post-2020 deal in Paris later this year. Let’s face it, at this point, just about anything will do.

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