Press Releases

Jan 19, 2021 Press Release
"It looks like we're kicking off a new era of clean energy progress a day early," said Chair Castor.
Jan 5, 2021 Press Release
New OCC rule would make it harder for banks to account for climate-related risks
"This is another short-sighted move by the Trump administration, which has always cared more about the short-term profits of polluters than the long-term prosperity of the American worker,” said Chair Castor.
Dec 21, 2020 Press Release
"Today's legislation includes several key provisions that will help reduce pollution, protect public health, and invest in resilience to keep Americans safe," said Chair Castor.
Dec 18, 2020 Press Release
"The United States has an incredible opportunity to create good-paying jobs, lower costs for families and businesses, improve public health, and do so in a moral and equitable way," said Chair Castor.
Dec 14, 2020 Press Release
Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis will return for the 117th Congress and that Chair Kathy Castor of Florida will be reappointed to lead the committee.
Dec 10, 2020 Press Release
"Under the leadership of President-elect Joe Biden, the United States is ready to renew its pledge to the Paris Agreement and declare its strong commitment to solving the climate crisis," said Chair Castor.
Dec 1, 2020 Press Release
In a letter, Members urged the administration to stop eleventh-hour regulatory actions that will threaten vulnerable families and communities.
Nov 25, 2020 Press Release
Chairs Also Seek Information on Civil Service Jobs Being Reclassified Under Harmful New Trump Executive Order
Today, House Committee Chairs sent a letter to 61 federal agencies requesting information on conversions of political appointees to civil service positions during the Trump Administration.
Nov 10, 2020 Press Release
Today, Committee Chairs across the House of Representatives sent letters directing the White House and more than 50 federal agencies within their jurisdictions to comply with federal record-keeping laws and preserve information responsive to congressional subpoenas and investigations.
Oct 20, 2020 Press Release
Bold Climate Action In Sunshine State Could Prevent More Than 100,000 Deaths And 40,000 Emergency Room Visits And Hospitalizations Over Next 50 Years, According To New Oversight Report
Bold Climate Action In Sunshine State Could Prevent More Than 100,000 Deaths And 40,000 Emergency Room Visits And Hospitalizations Over Next 50 Years, According To New Oversight Report

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