Scalise hopes energy bill will have life beyond the House


Passage of a comprehensive energy bill that would roll back environmental changes made by the Biden administration could create a revenue windfall for Louisiana, reports The Daily Comet.

However, the bipartisan bill, introduced in the House as H.R. 1 by House Majority Leader Steve Scalise R-La, must still pass a Senate controlled by Democrats and if it does will likely be vetoed by the President.

Scalise – a long-time booster of the oil and gas industry – expressed optimism that the bill will have life beyond the House. Read the entire story.