House Energy and Commerce Committee

Energy and Power Subcommittee

Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011

2123 Rayburn
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 15:00:00 GMT

The hearing will discuss draft legislation, authored by Chairman Upton and Subcommittee Chairman Whitfield, that would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from implementing a “cap-and-trade national energy tax” through regulations under the Clean Air Act.

  • Lisa Jackson, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
  • Greg Abbott, Attorney General, State of Texas
  • Harry C. Alford, President & CEO, National Black Chamber of Commerce
  • Lonnie N. Carter, President and CEO, Santee Cooper
  • Steve Cousins, Vice President, Lions Oil Company
  • Peter S. Glaser, Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP
  • Fred T. Harnack, General Manager, Environmental Affairs, US Steel Corporation
  • Philip Nelson, President, Illinois Farm Bureau
  • James Pearce, Director of Manufacturing, FMC Corporation
  • Steve Rowlan, General Manager, Environmental Affairs, Nucor Corporation
  • Dr. Margo Thorning, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, American Council for Capital Formation