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Utilities Size Up Emission Cap for Power Plants

New federal limits on greenhouse-gas emissions would force sweeping changes in the U.S. electric system but wouldn’t deliver the knockout blow to coal that mining companies and some power producers…

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Whip McCarthy Statement on the Administration’s Proposed EPA Power Plant Regulations

Washington D.C. – House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on the Administration’s proposed EPA regulation on existing power plants:

“What are the President’s real…

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Whip McCarthy Statement on the Resignation of Secretary Eric Shinseki

Washington D.C. – House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy released the following statement regarding the resignation of Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki:

“Today, the President…

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Leader's Blog

The Democrats’ Zero-Calorie Talking Points

Carl Huse of the New York Times presented what he sees as Congress’s “modest proposal:” “To pass spending bills on time.” A modest proposal indeed, considering the House was up past…

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Whip McCarthy Statement on Revised Q1 GDP Report

Washington D.C. – House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) released the following statement on the revised GDP report for the first quarter of 2014:

“Late last month, economic reports showed…

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