Media Advisory: Railroad Commission Chairman Barry Smitherman to Testify in Washington, D.C. against EPA Overreach
Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m. EST
Location: Room 2322 of the Rayburn House Office Building
Chairman Barry Smitherman, of the Texas Railroad Commission will testify in front of the House Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Energy & Power, at a hearing titled “EPA Enforcement Priorities and Practices.” His testimony will focus on specific problems states have recently encountered with attempted federal regulation by the EPA. Chairman Smitherman will also testify on the implications of proposed EPA regulations and their effects on the State of Texas and its residents.
Press contact: Christian Alvarado , 512-463-7144