Home > blog > Page
Video Blog: Natural Resources Committee Jobs Watch - Rep. Wittman
Wittman: Offshore drilling and renewable energy production can create up to 25,000 new jobs in Virginia.
Posted by Neal Kirby on November 28, 2011
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 Job Watch series this week with Rep. Rob Wittman from Virginia’s First Congressional District. The Commonwealth of Virginia has the opportunity to develop offshore energy in an environmentally friendly manner and lead the nation in improving our American energy security while creating thousands of jobs for Virginians.

Learn more about Rep. Rob Wittman by visiting his website and following him on Facebook and Twitter. And learn more about what the Natural Resources Committee is doing to increase America’s economic competitiveness and create new American jobs by clicking here.

Watch other videos in the series:

    Post a Comment
    Fill out the fields below to submit a comment

    Latest News

    Panel: Border Security, Environment Threatened on Federal Border Lands

    Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations held a hearing to review bureaucratic challenges to securing the border on federal lands. Testimony highlighted the need to increase the U.S. Bord...... Read more

    Panel Reviews Bill to Boost Domestic Critical Mineral Production

    Today, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a legislative hearing on H.R. 520, the “National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act” (Rep. Mark Amodei) (R-NV). “There are many...... Read more

    Bipartisan, Locally Supported National Monument Bills Advance Through Committee

    Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 4895, the “Medgar Evers National Monument Act” (Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-MS), establishing the Medgar Evers National Monument, and H.R. 835 (...... Read more

    View All News

    Calendar

    Legislative Hearing on HR 2947 and HR 4880
    Water, Power and Oceans | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
    Oversight Hearing, “Liquefied Natural Gas and U.S. Geopolitics"
    Energy and Mineral Resources | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
    Full Committee Markup
    FC Markup | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
    View All Events