165Jan 8, 2013
Conservatives on Environmental Policy
Panelists talked about the conservative role in environmental stewardship. Lynn Scarlett, former deputy secretary of the interior, moderated the discussion hosted by the Conservation Leadership ...
332Sep 18, 2008
Contaminants in U.S. Waters
Federal environmental officials and others testified about water safety and emerging contaminants in the waters of the United States. Among the issues they addressed were levels and sources of ...
27Jul 28, 2008
Water Infrastucture Repair
A panel discussion was held on the infrastructure repairs needed to ensure safe drinking water. Topics included the economic and security challenges facing federal, state, and local government ...
136Jan 31, 2008
Carbon Capture and Storage
Witnesses testified on the policy aspects of carbon dioxide (CO2) capture, transportation, and sequestration from fossil fuel power plants. Senators Kerry and Coleman provided the initial ...
82Nov 8, 2007
21st Century Water Commission
The committee met to hear testimony on the need for a Water Commission to make assessments about future U.S. water supply, review current water management programs, and develop comprehensive water ...
24Jun 27, 2007
Water Quality at Beaches
A hearing was held on how to protect water quality at the nation’s beaches. Representatives Pallone and Bilbray were the first witnesses.
128Aug 1, 2006
Supreme Court Decision on Clean Water Act
Witnesses testified about the effect of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in the joint cases of Rapanos v. United States and Carabell v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on ...
33Mar 4, 2004
Fiscal Year 2005 Budget
Witnesses testified regarding the proposed fiscal year 2005 Environmental Protection Agency budget. Administrator Leavitt talked about his vision for making the Environmental Protection Agency ...
22Apr 11, 2002
Drinking Water and Infrastructure
Witnesses testified about how water resources are affected by terrorist threats and population growth.
18Jan 18, 2000
Congressional Environmental Agenda
The panelists talked about priorities and proposals in the upcoming legislative session. Specifically they talked about the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Endangered Species Act and other ...