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Explaining energy votes in the Ninety-forth Congress

Sally Cook Lopreato

Explaining energy votes in the Ninety-forth Congress

by Sally Cook Lopreato

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Published by Center for Energy Studies, University of Texas at Austin in [Austin] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress -- Voting.,
    • United States. 94th Congress.,
    • Energy policy -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 37-40.

      StatementSally Cook Lopreato, Fred Smoller.
      SeriesPolicy study ;, no. 1, Policy study (University of Texas at Austin. Center for Energy Studies) ;, no. 1.
      ContributionsSmoller, Fred, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9502.U52 L66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 58 p. :
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4070018M
      LC Control Number79623865

      Energy policy in the United States involves federal, state, and local governmental actions related to the production, distribution, and consumption of different sources of energy, including fossil fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas, as well as renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, nuclear, and hydroelectric power.. Energy policies are enacted and enforced at the local, . The federal government of the United States (U.S. federal government) is the national government of the United States, a federal republic in North America, composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories and several island federal government is composed of three distinct branches: legislative, executive, and judicial, whose .

      In his recent book, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, a strong proponent of the U.S. military surge in Afghanistan, acknowledged, “I believe we — and the Afghans — would have. In a sane world, a presidential candidate voting against an anti-infanticide bill would be a campaign-ending decision. But we don’t live in a sane world, so .

        Indeed, the th Congress placed in the top third in The Times index, passing a major energy bill, a first stab at an economic stimulus, a minimum wage increase and a new GI bill to send veterans.   Postal Service officials, bracing for steep losses from the nationwide shutdown caused by the pandemic, have warned they will run out of money by the end of September without help from Congress.


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