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Second Energy Accountability Series Report Quantifies Economic Impact of Energy Revolution

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The second report in the Energy Institute’s Energy Accountability Series finds that America’s economy would be much weaker today if certain politicians and special interest groups had gotten their way and oil and natural gas resources had not been developed.

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‘Energy Accountability Series’ Analyzes Impacts of Policy Proposals 

DENVER—The first report in the Energy Institute’s Energy Accountability Series finds that proposals from Hillary Clinton and other politicians to ban oil, gas, and coal production on federal lands and waters would cost America hundreds of thousands of jobs and billions in revenue.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President for Government Affairs Bruce Josten issued the following statement today upon the White House’s release of its final guidance for environmental reviews conducted under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA):

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, today issued the following statement regarding a federal district court ruling striking down the Department of Interior’s proposed regulations on hydraulic fracturing:

“The courts have once again stepped in to halt an Obama administration rule that would threaten jobs and energy security. It has become clear that this administration's legacy will be one of regulatory over-reach.

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Annual International Index of Energy Security Risk Shows U.S. Improving

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy’s Annual International Index of Energy Security Risk quantifies what has been apparent for the last several years—U.S. energy security is improving as a result of America’s shale energy revolution.