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Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Inhofe Opening Statement: Nomination Hearing of Thomas Madison, Jr, to be FHA Administrator, July 30, 2008
I’d like to thank the Chairman for holding this hearing so shortly after we received the necessary paperwork from the Administration.
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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

"Gas prices stay high as Senate fiddles" – "Showdown on Drilling" – "Do-Nothing Dems"
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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Inhofe Opening Statement: EPA’s Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR): Recent Court Decisions and Its Implications
I want to thank Subcommittee Chairman Carper and Ranking Member Voinovich for calling this timely hearing to discuss the implications of the recent court decision vacating EPA’s Clean Air Interstate Rule.
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Friday, July 25, 2008

Oil Shale - Correcting the Record: Fact of the Day
Associated issues: Commitment to Cost-Benefit Analysis, National Security and Energy Independence
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Friday, July 25, 2008

Oil Shale - Correcting the Record: Fact of the Day
A Senate Democrat wrote an op-ed this week in the Washington Post asking “How is a federal agency to establish regulations, lease land and then manage oil shale development without knowing whether the technology is commercially viable, how much water the technology would need (no small question in the arid West), how much carbon would be emitted, the source of the electricity to power the projects, or what the effects would be on Western landscapes?” OP-ED
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Thursday, July 24, 2008

Democrats' Attempt to Shut Down Energy Debate Fails
Inhofe Says It's Time For the Senate To Get to Work On Lowering Gas Prices
WASHINGTON, DC - Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.), Ranking Member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, today voted against a motion to proceed to final passage of S. 3268, the Energy Speculation Bill saying that he will work with his Republican colleagues to ensure the Senate works to provide real and meaningful solutions to rising energy costs. Senate Democratic leadership had attempted to block all Senators from offering any amendments to the bill.
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Thursday, July 24, 2008

The Hill Blog: Inhofe: “Time to End Democratic Party's Obstruction”
America is not running out of oil and gas, or running out of places to look for oil and gas. America is running out of places where the Democratic Congress will allow us to look for oil and gas.
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Thursday, July 24, 2008

The Hill Blog: Inhofe: “Time to End Democratic Party's Obstruction”
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Thursday, July 24, 2008

In Case You Missed It... Democrats Against Drilling
Associated issues: National Security and Energy Independence
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Thursday, July 24, 2008

In Case You Missed It... Democrats Against Drilling
Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid and other liberal leaders on Capitol Hill are gripped by cold-sweat terror. If they permit a vote on offshore drilling, they know they will lose when Blue Dogs and oil-patch Democrats defect to the GOP position of increasing domestic energy production. So the last failsafe is to shut down Congress.
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