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Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) and Congressman Matt Salmon (R-AZ) launched the Congressional Algae Caucus, an effort to provide a forum for Members of Congress and their staffs to learn about and interact with the nascent algae industry.
Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following open letter regarding President Obama’s trip to Arizona:
Dear President Obama,
Welcome to Arizona. Like so many other states, our citizens have endured high unemployment, rising energy prices and a struggling economy. Hardworking Arizonans are finding it more difficult to provide for their families, find good-paying jobs, help pay for their children’s college or save for retirement. Sadly, achieving the American Dream has become less likely for most Arizonans.
Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding his vote on a few key bills that passed the U.S. House of Representatives this week aimed at reducing federal government intrusion into the lives of Arizonans.
Washington—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released on the following statement urging President Obama to approve the Keystone Pipeline as soon as possible.
WASHINGTON—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding the passage of H.R. 1613, the Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act, legislation that he co-authored along with Rep. Jeff Duncan (SC-03) and Chairman Doc Hastings (WA-04):
MESA—Today, Representative Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement in response to the inquiry from U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-1), Chairman of the Congressional Subcommittee on Energy and Power, to Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), seeking more information about EPA’s proposed rule regarding the Navajo Generating Station (NGS):
WASHINGTON—Today, House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Chairman Matt Salmon (AZ-05), along with House Committee on Natural Resources Chairman Doc Hastings (WA-04) and Rep. Jeff Duncan (SC-03) introduced H.R. 1613 the Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act, a bill that approves and implements the Transboundary Hydrocarbons Agreement (TBHA) originally signed with Mexico in February 2012 by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Mexican Foreign Minister Castellano at the G-20 summit in Los Cabos.
It occurred to me recently that President Obama and House Democrats managed to force ObamaCare onto the American people in just over 400 days.
Yet, it's been over 1,600 days since the application for the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada was submitted to the State Department — and the administration continues to stall on approving or disapproving the project.
In the case of ObamaCare, the administration acted quickly to ensure Congress passed legislation that then-Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi admitted needed passage before "we can find out what is in it."
WASHINGTON—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding the launching of his District Issue Advisory Committees:
Washington, D.C.—Today, Representative Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed regulations on the Navajo Generating Station.