U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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DALLAS— The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy continued its analysis of the impact of the Obama administration’s proposed ozone regulations with a snapshot look at the Dallas-Fort Worth region.

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'Today's bipartisan vote in the House demonstrates continued momentum to lift the ban, and we urge the Senate to follow their lead,' says Donohue 

WASHINGTON, D.C. A top priority for the U.S. Chamber took a big step forward today as the U.S. House of Representatives approved bipartisan legislation to lift the long-standing ban on crude oil exports.

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New Regulation to Halt Business Expansion and Stunt Job Creation

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today voiced its opposition to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final new National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone. By requiring a 70 parts per billion (ppb) level, the agency is ignoring calls from the business community and American workers who urged the agency to keep the standard at the current 75 ppb.

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DENVER, CO—The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy continued its analysis of the impact of the Obama administration’s proposed ozone regulations with a snapshot look at the Denver region.

The Energy Institute’s Grinding to a Halt series explains how EPA’s proposal to tighten ozone standards could impact critical transportation projects nationwide. In the Denver region, new regulations could threaten the I-70 East Reconstruction and Expansion project—the largest project in Colorado history.

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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 the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s bipartisan approval of H.R. 702, a bill to lift 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports: