"Amendments Could Scramble House GOP Energy Bill"

"House Republicans were hoping to iron out last-minute wrinkles in their massive energy package during their Florida retreat this week, but demands for amendments are complicating leadership’s plans.

Republicans are framing their sweeping bill — H.R. 1, the “Lower Energy Costs Act” — as key to driving down prices and unleashing U.S. energy. It’s supposed to be on the floor next week.

And although party leaders have been projecting unity around what stands to be a top 2024 campaign issue, Republican lawmakers and policy staffers have been scrambling to finalize the package behind closed doors."

Kelsey Brugger, Jeremy Dillon, and Emma Dumain report for E&E News March 24, 2023.


Source: E&E News, 03/24/2023