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  1. API's Gerard responds to Markey's job estimate questions

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    Fri, 2 Dec 2011

    figures that Rep. Markey has cited.” Independent research by Wood Mackenzie, which API released at its Jobs Summit on Capitol Hill soon after Labor Day, shows that more aggressive US energy development policies from Congress and the Obama administration

  2. 'Subsidy' tax ploy hurts credibility of politicos pushing it

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    Mon, 23 May 2011

    taxpayer subsidies?" asked Max Baucus (D-Mont.), chairman of the Finance Committee, during the latest grilling on Capitol Hill of top executives of major oil companies. In fact, these companies don't need subsidies. More to the point: They

  3. UN sanctions on Iran's oil section, central bank 'unlikely'

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    Wed, 9 Nov 2011

    US economy. Meanwhile, Washington is coming under increasing pressure to act more aggressively toward Iran—from Capitol Hill , as well as from its closest allies in the Middle East, Israel in particular. Last week, the House Committee on Foreign

  4. Obama vows to fight effort to link Keystone XL, payroll tax cut

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    Thu, 8 Dec 2011

    it would be necessary to veto a payroll tax extension bill “because they’re going to have enough sense over on Capitol Hill to do the people’s business, and not try to load it up with a bunch of politics.” Congressional Republicans who

  5. Obama vows to fight effort to link Keystone XL, payroll tax cut

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    Mon, 19 Dec 2011

    expect it would be necessary to veto a payroll tax extension bill "because they're going to have enough sense over on Capitol Hill to do the people's business, and not try to load it up with a bunch of politics." Congressional Republicans who

  6. Obama uses address to renew call to repeal oil tax exemptions

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    Mon, 31 Jan 2011

    said. "The president's massive tax hike proposal—which was soundly rejected by Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill last Congress—would cripple our industry's ability to compete, leaving struggling American consumers more vulnerable

  7. Watching Government: Disappointment, not surprise

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    Mon, 19 Sep 2011

    Paul W. Bledsoe, a senior advisor at the Bipartisan Policy Center, suggested at a Sept. 8 Energy Jobs Summit on Capitol Hill that traditional and renewable energy industries could help lead a US jobs recovery. Congress could help by passing

  8. Industry groups press for prompt Keystone XL project approvel

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    Mon, 26 Sep 2011

    Department is best qualified to address its environmental impacts," he said during a Sept. 7 energy jobs summit on Capitol Hill . "The final decision about its route should be made by the state." More Oil & Gas Journal Current Issue Articles

  9. Leaks, legislation, and lessons

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    Mon, 10 Oct 2011

    regulations, and now the specter of these regulations being sucked into the political gamesmanship increasingly typical of Capitol Hill , a degree of public skepticism regarding Keystone XL probably shouldn't come as a surprise. It is up to the pipeline

  10. Obama uses address to renew call to repeal oil tax exemptions

    Online Articles

    Wed, 26 Jan 2011

    said. “The president’s massive tax hike proposal—which was soundly rejected by Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill last Congress—would cripple our industry’s ability to compete, leaving struggling American consumers more vulnerable

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