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By Heath Knakmuhs

Since February 3, 2017, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)--one of the essential pieces of our nation’s energy puzzle-- has been hobbled, and the time is now to get it back working again. On that day, Commissioner Norman Bay departed, leaving FERC unable to carry out many of its statutory duties.  With just two commissioners, FERC was left for the first time in its history without an operational quorum.

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“Infrastructure Week” is a series of events this week put together by a coalition, including industry and labor, focused on raising awareness about the need to build better infrastructure for our country. At the U.S. Chamber, we are glad to be a part of the effort.  We know that safe, reliable infrastructure of all kinds is needed to ensure economic growth.

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By Stephen D. Eule

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A group calling itself Corporate Accountability International is waging a campaign to evict observers like the U.S. Chamber of Commerce from the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. Their sin? Looking out for their members.

CAI is out with a hit piece taking to task the Chamber, National Mining Association, Business Roundtable, and other organizations because . . . well, because they have different views from CAI, or they don’t express similar views with sufficient ardor.

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Since President Obama has left office, we’ve been getting a lot of requests for retrospective “Mind the Gap” analysis to see where we stand with the Obama Administration in the rear-view mirror.