LLPH is urging a YES vote on the following amendments to the Energy and Water Appropriations FY 2016. Any of these amendments could be included in our 2015 LLPH House Scorecard which is used to determine LLPH support in future elections as well as membership in LLPH’s Liberty Team.
We urge a YES vote on the following:
- Ellison (D-MN) – Page 22, Line 20 – Reduces Fossil Energy Research and Development by $45 million and transfers the same amount to the Spending Reduction Account.
- Hudson (R-NC)– Cut 11.1208% across the board cut to all accounts in the bill except for National Nuclear Security Administration, Environmental and Other Defense Activities, or Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board.
- Sanford (R-SC) – Eliminates all funds in the bill made available under DOE-Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan Program; and prohibits funds from being used to provide a loan under Sec. 136 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007.
LLPH may score any and/or all of these votes in our House 2015 Scorecard. We urge a YES vote on all of these amendments!