Texas Governor Abbott Sent President Biden A Letter On EPA’s Plan That Could Jeopardize The Nation’s Gas Supply


TEXAS (June 29, 2022)---Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Joe Biden on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) plan that could jeopardize a quarter of the nation’s gas supply. The EPA recently announced it may impose a discretionary re-designation of the Permian Basin, which accounts for approximately 40%…

Port Authority offers more incentives to urge workers to get COVID-19 vaccine


PITTSBURG (October 18, 2021)---Port Authority has amended its vaccination policy to offer more incentives for employees to receive immunization against COVID-19. The new policy, which began Oct. 1, offers employees eligible for the vaccine booster a $100 bonus for getting the shot. If the percentage of active staff members below…

US Senator Hickenlooper Introduced the COMPETES Act To Prevent Oil And Gas Companies From Leasing Taxpayer-Owned Public Lands For Free


Washington, D.C.(October 7, 2021) – Today, U.S. Senator John Hickenlooper introduced the Competitive Onshore Mineral Policy via Eliminating Taxpayer-Enabled Speculation (COMPETES) Act, legislation to prevent oil and gas companies from leasing taxpayer-owned public lands for next to nothing. Forty percent of acres leased for drilling go through this non-competitive process. Under current law,…

Minnesota Supreme Court Declined To Hear An Appeal Of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 Oil Pipeline


MINNEAPOLIS (August 24, 2021) — The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal by opponents of Enbridge Energy's Line 3 oil pipeline, letting stand a key decision by independent regulators to allow construction on the project to proceed. Without comment, the state's highest court declined to take…

Samsung Enters In An Agreement With Lucky Group To Produce Their Phones in Pakistan


(July 16, 2021)---Samsung enters in an agreement with Lucky Group as local partners to produce their phones in Pakistan. Production facility will be operational by Dec 2021.  Chairman CPEC working for socio-economic development of Pakistan, Asim Saleem Bajwa tweeted "This landmark development coupled with a number of upcoming Chinese Mobile…