Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) called for a vote on the House energy package.
The Senate confirmed two nominees to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Tuesday.
The Senate voted to end debate on two nominees to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) said the EPA is using “outdated” data when proposing emissions caps.
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) called on the administration to expand oil and gas drilling in the Outer Continental Shelf.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said the recent earthquake in Northern California shows the need for an earthquake early warning system.
Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) called on the Obama administration to leave a sunken oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said the administration is tweaking the tax code to protect and extend wind energy subsidies.
Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) said Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz sounded “belligerent” about liquefied natural gas.
Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.) said Monday that a proposed EPA rule would wreak havoc.