A vote on the GOP-backed House measure is expected Tuesday.
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will testify before the Senate Environment and Public Works...
House appropriators approved legislation that would block a host of EPA regulations.
The Interior Department spending bill would block funding for a rule to restrict imports and trade.
A top agency official will signal wiggle room in the contentious regulation
Obama ordered the action plan following last year’s deadly explosion in Texas.
The EPA rule could cost 224,000 jobs a year through 2030, the business lobby warns.
Republicans say the proposal was developed without analysis of its small-business impact.
The oil industry blasted the proposal as expensive and unnecessary.
Effort would protect decommissioning plants from terror strikes, accidents, lawmakers say.
The agency has not committed to mandatory reporting regulations.
The organizations panned allegations the agency is trying to sabotage the massive project.
Rep. Mike Kelly briefly compared regulators to terrorists at the Heritage Foundation.
The agency is pulling its final rule, but intends push forward via a more deliberative process.
The Indiana governor wants lawmakers to block new power plant rules.
The action is part of President Obama's climate initiative.
“It will dramatically expand the reach of the federal government,” Rep. Bill Shuster warned.
The report comes as manufacturers balk at the draft regulations for power plants.
A federal court tossed out the first draft, saying the SEC went too far.
The group said it's an "unprecedented" step backward for the EPA.
DHS claims it's made progress on security plan proposals, but much work remains to be done.
The derailment is again adding pressure on lawmakers and regulators to improve rail safety.
The House members describe the push to expand the agency's reach as a blatant power grab.
Critics are playing a "dangerous game" when discrediting EPA's science, McCarthy said.