U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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Homegrown Energy Production and Oil Exports Help Reduce Risk

WASHINGTON, D.C. —The 2015 edition of the Annual Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk published by the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy demonstrates that growth in domestic energy production has had material benefits to U.S. energy security.

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EPA's Costly Rule Will Slow Economic Development and Burden Communities

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, joined by other national business groups, will file a petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rule lowering the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone to 70 parts per billion (ppb).

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WASHINGTON, D.C.— Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, today issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s veto of the resolutions under the Congressional Review Act, which would prohibit the EPA from implementing new greenhouse gas power plant regulations:

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Lifting the Ban on Oil Exports Was a Top Legislative Priority

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century today applauded final passage of an omnibus spending bill that included lifting the longstanding ban on oil exports.

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Riverside, Calif.—The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy continued its analysis of the impact of the Obama’s administration’s new ozone regulation with a snapshot look at its impact on Southern California.