Congress Holds Up DOE Nominee, So Perry Goes, Watch This

Energy | Tim Pearce
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 7, 2014: Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Editorial credit: Christopher Halloran /

‘Immediately halt these barters’

Dems Propose Eliminating Some GOP Tax Cuts To Subsidize Green Energy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) gestures at a news conference to announces Senate Democrats' gun safety proposals on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 1, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas -

$80 billion for grid upgrades, green energy

Top Republican Says Dem Infrastructure Plan Is 'Clearly About Raising Taxes'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
(L-R) Senators John Barrasso (R-WY), John Cornyn (R-TX) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) take questions from the media regarding the upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘Senate Democrats want to take their hard-earned money’

In Private, White House And GOP Are Discussing Raising The Gas Tax

Energy | Chris White
Caution Sign - Gas Tax Increase Ahead (Shutterstock/By Jim Vallee)

All options are on the table

Top GOP Senator Says Obama Misled Congress On A Key Aspect Of The Uranium One Deal

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (2nd R), flanked by Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) (from L), Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) and Senator John Thune (R-SD), speaks to reporters after the weekly Republican caucus policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Did Obama intentionally mislead Congress?

Dem Senator Criticized For Comparing Trump Nominee To A 'Horse'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) asks a question as former acting Attorney General Sally Yates testifies about potential Russian interference in the presidential election before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill Washington, D.C., U.S. May 8, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘It’s dehumanizing’

Top GOP Senator Looks Into Why The Obama FBI Sat On Evidence Of A Russian Bribery Scheme

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Republican leaders take questions from media on upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘I am extremely disheartened and disturbed’

Conservatives Groups Are Going To War Against McConnell

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, accompanied by Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and Senator John Barrasso (R-WY). (Photo: Reuters/Aaron P. Bernstein)

‘America is too good for you to lead it’

Here's Who Could Replace Mitch McConnell

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) adjusts his glasses while taking questions on the upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

He’s made no indication that he’ll retire

Will Congress Approve Trump's Plan To Slash EPA's Budget?

Energy | Michael Bastasch
REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Congress controls the budget, not the president

Senate Committee Takes 'Extraordinary Step' To Approve Trump's EPA Pick

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Elections have consequences’

Republicans Push Cabinet Nominees Through Committee

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Sen. Orrin Hatch Credit: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘Boycotts of committee meetings are not unheard of’

Democrats Boycott Vote On Trump's EPA Nominee

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Democrat seats are empty during a boycott of the Senate Finance Committee executive session on the nomination of Steven Mnuchin to be Treasury secretary on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Literally they’re circling the hallway’

Trump's Executive Order To Repeal Regulations Puts EPA In The Crosshairs

Energy | Michael Bastasch
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order in the Oval Office of the White House. (Photo by Andrew Harrer - Pool/Getty Images)

EPA is in for some big changes

Democrats Aim To Delay Confirmation Hearings Until After Inauguration

Politics | Kerry Picket
U.S. Senate Floor (CSPAN Screen Shot)

‘It would be quite difficult…’

Pence Expected To Regularly Join Senators For Lunch

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. Vice President-elect Mike Pence (R) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) wave as they walk before their meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas -

‘We spent most of the hour discussing a variety of different issues with him’

Obamacare Subsidies To Top $32 Billion This Year

Daily Caller News Foundation | Sarah Hurtubise
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks during a media briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 7, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
GOP has a substantial payout to tackle in Obamacare repeal

GOP Senators Introduce Bill To Crush Obamacare Bailouts

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senator Ben Sasse speaks at the American Conservative Union 2016 annual conference in Maryland

‘This is simple: the law is the law’

Obama Trip That Included Golf With Tiger Woods Cost Taxpayers MILLIONS

Politics | Alex Pappas
President Obama has played 300 rounds of golf as President (Photo: Reuters)

‘Obama chose to use taxpayer money for a weekend trip’