Energy & Environment
Obama will look to assess a $10 fee on every barrel of oil.
Obama's request will fully fund and permanently reauthorize the LWCF.
In 46-50 vote, bipartisan energy bill is blocked.
The fight is threatening to tank the Senate’s broad energy reform bill.
"The water crisis in Flint is a public health crisis," the surgeon general says.
"They shouldn't be made to pay the bill," Rep. Earl Blumenauer said.
They are expressing confidence that their unusual legal strategy will work.
Lawmakers are running out of time to get an agreement.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz ripped officials who did not show up for a hearing on the water crisis.
Dems are vowing to pound on the issue as the election year evolves.
The proposal would save households and businesses $70 billion, or $600 per household, annually.
The official said the Paris climate deal could cost the U.S. its edge in lower energy prices.
Twenty-six states are challenging the landmark rule.
Senators say they will continue talks over the weekend to save an energy bill.
The battle is threatening to stall an energy bill.
Sen. Inhofe is proposing using Energy Department funds to cover the Flint spending.
Members of the committee have proposed more than one dozen energy tax bills.
Lawmakers probed the Flint water crisis for the first time on Wednesday.
Sen. Debbie Stabenow suggested Democrats could block the legislation.
Gina McCarthy said she will "find out" if the EPA did "everything we could."
Senators are hoping to finish the bill on Thursday.
The bipartisan reform bill could see a full floor vote as soon as Thursday.
Opposing the mandate was long thought to be political suicide in Iowa.
Dolphins would enjoy better water quality and space to roam under the new rules.