Conference Committee on Energy Bill Quietly Moving Forward

While Members of Congress are back home meeting with constituents and attending various events, on Capitol Hill conference committee-related talks are continuing on the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act (S.2012), as conferees convey their priorities and begin the process of developing a final bill that won’t draw President Barack Obama’s veto. (Click here for the document that spells out the areas of greatest concern for President Obama. See the second paragraph of the first page for Mr. Obama’s take on building energy codes.)