U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Letters & Testimony

Letters & Testimony

Letters

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has long advocated for increased transparency and openness in the regulatory process at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  The EPA has historically misinformed and misled the public by using inconsistent and opaque analytical and communication methods regarding costs and benefits. The Agency has not been transparent in how they have used those findings to inform its regulatory policy... 

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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce submits these comments in support of the U.S. Environmental protection Agency’s (“EPA”) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (“the Corps;” collectively, “the Agencies”) supplemental proposal to rescind the 2015 definition of “Waters of the United States” (“2015 Rule”) and recodify the preexisting regulations and applicable guidance...

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Dear Leader McConnell and Minority Leader Schumer: 
 
Our organizations, which represent nearly every sector of the U.S. economy, urge the Senate to pass H.R. 3359, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2017. This legislation would deepen America’s increasingly maturing public-private efforts to safeguard cyberspace. 
 
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The Global Energy Institute (GEI), an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (“the Chamber”) appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Notice of Inquiry (“NOI”)1 from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC” or “Commission”) as the Commission reviews the current policy framework for the certification of new natural gas transportation facilities (the “Certificate Policy Statement”).  
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Dear Chairman Barrasso and Ranking Member Carper:  
 
We, the undersigned organizations, enthusiastically support the nomination of Mary Neumayr as Chairwoman of the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ).   
 
Ms. Neumayr’s extensive public service experience with the House of Representatives, Department of Energy, and Department of Justice, makes her an excellent choice to lead the CEQ, which is responsible for implementing the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and coordinating federal environmental activities and efforts.