SubCommittees - Subcommittee

Green Jobs and the New Economy


Subcommittee Members
Democrats
Jeff Merkley
(Chairman)
Thomas R. Carper
Bernard Sanders
Republicans
Roger F. Wicker
(Ranking Member)
Jeff Sessions
 
Recent Hearings
March 27, 2012 - Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy and Subcommittee on Oversight joint hearing entitled, “Oversight Hearing on EPA's Work with Other Federal Entities to Reduce Pollution and Improve Environmental Performance.” [view]
October 13, 2011 - Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy hearing entitled, "Innovative Practices to Create Jobs and Reduce Pollution." [view]
March 17, 2011 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy joint hearing entitled, “Clean Air Act and Jobs.” [view]
February 15, 2011 - Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy hearing entitled, "Green Jobs and Trade." [view]
January 28, 2010 - TIME CHANGE: Full Committee and Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy Joint Hearing: Solar Energy Technology and Clean Energy Jobs [view]
July 21, 2009 - Full Committee and Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy joint hearing entitled, “Clean Energy Jobs, Climate-Related Policies and Economic Growth - State and Local Views." [view]
Jurisdiction
Responsibility for issues related to job creation through the development and deployment of “green” technologies and practices. Issues also include federal investment in technologies and practices that reduce the government’s carbon footprint or the emission of other pollutants, including technologies and practices that enhance energy efficiency, conservation, or renewable power sources.
Majority Office
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phone: 202-224-8832
Minority Office
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phone: 202-224-6176