Latest Findings for Energy

Opponents Pull the Plug on BULB Act

July 13, 2011 - On Tuesday the BULB Act (HR 2417) failed to gain the 2/3 vote threshold needed for passage. Only a handful of Democrats broke from their party and voted to pass the measure, while only 10 Republicans voted against the measure. Read more

Alternative Energy, Corn Growers Able to Salvage Blender Pumps Funding

Cash Grain Influence Shows Through on Ethanol Vote Redo

Koch Industries, Sierra Club Find Themselves on the Same Side of Senate Vote to Repeal Ethanol Tax

Unusual Coalition of Interest Groups Combine to End Ethanol Subsidies

Oil Money Flows to Lawmakers Voting Against Oil Tax Bill, While Yes Voters Clean Up On Environmental Dollars

Contributions Connected to the Five Oil Companies Testifying Before the Senate Finance Committee Skew Towards Republicans

Over Two Dozen Democrats Joined House Republicans in Passing Bill to Restore Offshore Drilling

House Passes Bill to Resume Gulf Coast Drilling

Congressional Committee With Oversight on Nuke Safety Takes in Big Dollars From Nuclear Power Industry

Budget Proposals Follow Energy Influence: Obama Goes After Producers, Sen. Paul Goes After Regulators

112th Congress Subcommittee Chairmen: Natural Resources

112th Congress Subcommittee Chairmen: Energy and Commerce

Fred Upton Wins Battle for Energy and Commerce Committee

Corn Belt Senators Push Back Against Eliminating Ethanol Subsidies

Big Energy Recipients Battle for House Energy Committee Chair

Shale Gas Contributions Favor Lawmakers Voting to Exempt Extracting Process From the Safe Water Drinking Act

Moratorium Battle Teeters on Oil Dollars

Congress' Legislative Response the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

How Money Watered Down the Climate Bill