Energy

Blaine’s Bulletin: Ukraine and the Energy Crisis

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The conflict in Ukraine unfortunately continues to rage on with Putin and the Russian army relentlessly attacking cities across Ukraine with absolutely no regard for human life. This is not a fight between military forces. This is a brutal attack on Ukrainian men, women and children. There is dwindling water, food, heat, electricity and phone service. Ukrainians are using melted snow as a water so...

Luetkemeyer: We Must End our Dependence on Tyrants and Dictators for Critical Resources

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03), Ranking Member on the Consumer Protection & Financial Institutions Subcommittee released the following statement regarding the urgent need for the Biden Administration to fully isolate Russia from all international markets following its unprovoked attack on Ukraine. “The recent sanctions against the Central Bank of the Russian F...

Luetkemeyer, Blunt Send Letter to Help Keep Energy Costs Down for Missouri Families

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Tags: Energy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) and Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) sent a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding the need to keep Ameren Missouri’s Sioux Energy Center open while they update their facilities to protect Missouri families from even higher energy costs. “Failure to grant Ameren’s request to continue operations could prompt a temporary...

Blaine’s Bulletin: Ensuring Missourians Have Access to Affordable Energy

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Tags: Energy

Christmas is just two weeks away - trees are up, houses are decorated, cookies are in the oven, children are getting their letters to Santa in the mail, and people are shopping to find the perfect gifts for their loved ones. The excitement of the holiday season is all around. It truly is the most joyous season and one I look forward to every year. This time of year, Missouri families’ biggest conc...

ICYMI: Luetkemeyer Statement on Spire STL Pipeline Certificate Extension

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Tags: Energy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released a statement regarding an announcement on Friday from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) stating the temporary emergency certificate for the STL Pipeline Project (“STL Pipeline”) will be extended. This will provide critical access to affordable and reliable clean natural gas to allow Missouri families to get safely thro...

Luetkemeyer Statement on Democrats’ Socialist Spending Spree

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement regarding House passage of Democrats’ massive tax-and-spree. “The same week 70% of Americans have described the state of the economy as ‘poor’ or ‘not so good’ and inflation sits at a 31-year high, Democrats have jammed through their enormous socialist spending bill that will only exacerbate the probl...

Luetkemeyer Leads Letter to FERC Regarding Spire STL Pipeline

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Tags: Energy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) was joined by Missouri House Republicans on a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requesting the temporary emergency certificate be extended from December 13th to April 1, 2022. The extension of this certificate would authorize continued operations of the Spire STL Pipeline Project (“STL Pipeline”) and provi...