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Public invited to file comments on Jordan Cove LNG

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission wants to make it easy as possible for people to comment as it conducts an informal review of the Jordan Cove LNG and the Pacific Connector Pipeline project. 14 more words

Douglas County News-Review

Walden tours The Dalles Dam

Congress seeks to boost power generation.

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., went on a tour of The Dalles Dam Saturday to see a new navigation lock gate and discuss power generation and environmental issues with U.S. 14 more words

Columbia River

Senators to feds: Hold gas pipeline meeting in Jackson County

U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley on Wednesday pressed the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to schedule a meeting in Jackson County about a controversial natural gas pipeline proposal. 47 more words

Mail Tribune

Our View: FERC sidesteps LNG opponents

The decision by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission not to schedule a public meeting in Jackson County and to require commenters to appear one by one with a court reporter is a transparent attempt to avoid confronting opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline and coastal export facility. 50 more words

Opinion

FERC won't hold pipeline meeting in Jackson County

The Jackson County Board of Commissioners and opponents of a proposed natural gas pipeline through southwestern Oregon are asking the federal agency overseeing the project to schedule a public meeting here in the county. 36 more words

Mail Tribune

Wyden blasts FERC nominees

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., voted against President Donald Trump’s two nominees to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Tuesday, joining Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Mazie Hirono D-Hawaii, as the only dissenting votes. 58 more words

The World

An EMP Attack Is Scary. But It's Not A Top Threat

As much as any other congressional professional staffer, my decade in service on Capitol Hill bore witness to innumerable competing discussions of existential threats to our nation’s security and calls to action. 162 more words