Support Coal Reforms! (v. 2)

The federal coal program is in shambles. Numerous reports from the Government Accountability Office,[1] the Department of the Interior’s Inspector General,[2] and outside groups[3] have highlighted glaring deficiencies in the Interior Department’s ability to ensure that taxpayers are receiving their fair share for the leasing and production of federal coal and being protected against getting stuck with the bill for mine cleanup costs when companies go bankrupt or simply walk away.

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SUPPORT FOSSIL ENERGY R&D – VOTE NO ON THE POLIS & BUCK AMENDMENTS

As the House prepares to consider the Fiscal Year 2017 Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill, I urge your support for the Department of Energy’s Fossil Energy Research and Development (FE R&D) program which supports vital research and cutting edge technology that will allow us to use coal, gas, and oil more cleanly and efficiently.

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