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New research shows that California’s climate policy created up to 39 million carbon credits that aren’t achieving real carbon savings. But companies can buy these forest offsets to justify polluting more anyway. Along the coast of Northern California near the...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Commerce Committee, today participated in a full committee hearing to consider President Biden’s nomination of Pete Buttigieg to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation. WATCH ABOVE: Cruz...
Extension will support good paying energy jobs for years to come WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued the following statement commending the Department of Energy’s decision to extend seven liquefied natural gas (LNG) export authorizations through...
Since the beginning of this Administration, President Trump has demonstrated his commitment to modernizing our Nation’s infrastructure. Under his leadership, the Trump Administration has been implementing a One Federal Decision policy to improve coordination between Federal agencies on environmental...
From the beginning of this Administration, President Trump has prioritized conservation and stewardship of our public lands and national parks. Today, President Trump signed into law the Great American Outdoors Act. This historic legislation, along with the John D....
Double Eagle Oil RigMidland, Texas 3:28 P.M. CDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  Thank you, Cody.  Good job you did, Cody.  He was wealthier four months ago, but he’ll be up there very soon.  He’s doing good.  Come on.  Sit down, please. ...
"With the tremendous progress we have made over the past three years, America is now energy independent," says President Trump, and he has also restored America's energy dominance. LEADING AN ENERGY REVOLUTION: American energy production is soaring to new heights...
The Heartland Institute's Naomi Seibt was a guest Thursday, February 27, 2020 on "The Daily Briefing with Dana Perino" on the Fox News Channel. She was invited on the program to talk about her work as a "climate realist"...
Applauds FERC final approval of four Texas liquified natural gas projects WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued a statement applauding the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) final approval of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects...
Even the fires in California are being blamed on climate change so politicians in California do not have to take responsibility for government negligence. This is what climate change looks like.The GOP like to mock scientific warnings about climate change...
WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven (R-N.D.), along with Senators Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) and Steve Daines (R-Mont.) and Congressmen Kelly Armstrong (R-N.D.), Greg Gianforte (R-Mont.) and Bob Latta (R-Ohio), this week led a bicameral letter urging the Pipeline and Hazardous...
Dr. Peter Ridd joins The Looking Forward Podcast to discuss his legal case with James Cook University, the science of the Great Barrier Reef, the state of academic freedom and scientific research, and what his ordeal means for other...
Applauds FERC announcement of notice of schedules for natural gas liquefaction-export projects in Texas WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued a statement applauding the announcement that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued environmental schedules for...
Natural Gas Export Expansion Act will increase liquefied natural gas exports, strengthen American energy security WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today announced the Natural Gas Export Expansion Act, which will eliminate the current arduous process that discourages...