Home > newsroom > Page
Video Blog: Natural Resources Committee Jobs Watch - Rep. Southerland
Southerland: We don’t need central planners from hundreds of miles away to tell us how to care for our natural resources.

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 6, 2012 - House Natural Resources Committee Republicans are committed to putting Americans back to work by enacting policies that embrace America’s abundant natural resources to help create jobs and grow our economy.

The Committee continues its Jobs Watch series this week with Freshman Committee Member Steve Southerland from Florida’s Second Congressional District. Congressman Southerland explains his work to ensure sensible regulations on Florida’s waterways and fishing industry without destroying thousands of jobs. Watch Rep. Southerland explain more here:

Learn more about Rep. Steve Southerland by visiting his website and following him on Facebook and Twitter.

Find out what the Natural Resources Committee is doing to increase America’s economic competitiveness and create new American jobs by watching other videos in our Jobs Watch series here.


Contact: Neal Kirby

Latest News

Proposed Legislation Aims to Ensure Input of Local Communities in Federal Land Management Decisions

Today, the Subcommittee on Federal Lands held a legislative hearing on the discussion draft of “Locally-elected Officials Cooperating with Agencies in Land Management Act (LOCAL Management Act).” The ...... Read more

Environmental Laws Threaten Safety in Borderland Communities

Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on impediments imposed by federal land management regimes in securing the international borders of the United States. Federal lan...... Read more

Federal Land Management Agency’s Duplicative Regulation Acts in Opposition to Its ‘Stated’ Purpose

Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held an oversight hearing on a recent regulation issued by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regarding methane on federal lands. While the BLM...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3565, H.R. 3839, H.R. 4233, H.R. 5132
Subcommittee on Federal Lands | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
Local and State Perspectives on BLM’s Draft Planning 2.0 Rule
Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
View All Events