Friday Jul 25
July 28, 2014 - Senate bill would provide liability protection for...
Senators Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo., introduced a bill, The Grid Reliability Act of 2014, that would prevent suits or fines against utilities for violations of environmental laws or regulations when utilities are ordered by the Department of Energy to generate power to maintain electric reliability.
Internet rules stir passionate debate
The Federal Communications Commission is being bombarded with passionate calls for a wholesale change to the way the Internet is regulated.
Mullen: Shale Oil Only Marginal Reprieve for Global Security
Mullen at a congressional hearing 2011, when he was still Joint Chiefs chairman.
CDC Chief Pledges to Improve Safety After Biohazard Lapses
A recent incident during which staff at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was potentially exposed to anthrax is part of a larger pattern of "an insufficient culture of safety," Director Thomas R. Frieden told a panel of House lawmakers Wednesday.
Overnight Energy: Manchin Ex-Im coal provision sparks Dem infighting
SHOTS FIRED: Sen. Joe Manchin's push to roll back restrictions on financing overseas coal plants is not playing well with some of his fellow Democrats.
Bachus' support of Interent regulation would hurt innovation: guest opinion
It's known as the "nuclear option" on Wall Street because it would so thoroughly obliterate private investment in broadband companies that it would be something like total destruction.
Perry: Border historically less secure
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday the southern border is less secure today than at any time during the recent past.
Jen Arnold of 'The Little Couple' promotes ACE Kids Act on CNN
On June 28, 2014, Dr. Jen Arnold , who stars with her husband, businessman Bill Klein, on TLC's reality TV series The Little Couple ,' joined CNN 's Sanjay Gupta via satellite to express her support for the ACE Kids Act in Washington, D.C. The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 , which is being sponsored by Representatives Joe Barton ... (more)