U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today regarding the regulatory actions by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

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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 Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee’s bipartisan approval of the “Offshore Production and Energizing National Security Act of 2015,” (OPENS) legislation lifting the ban on crude oil exports as well as the broader “Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015”:

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I-66 Widening, Purple Line Among Impacted Projects

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy today released the first in a series of new reports detailing the negative impacts of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed ozone regulations on key transportation projects around the nation, starting with the Washington, D.C. region.

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WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s Michigan v. EPA decision:

“The Supreme Court made it clear that EPA cannot turn a blind eye when it imposes massive costs on our economy in return for minimal environmental benefit. The decision affirms the common sense principle that Congress requires agencies to consider the consequences of regulations that they impose on businesses and consumers.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — In testimony before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee today, Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for 21st Century Energy, told Senators that lifting the ban oil crude oil exports should be a top priority as energy legislation is considered this year.