McGarvey: Oil and Gas Energize U.S. Job Market

The American job market is the best it’s been in six years, according to the latest government data. The jobless rate is below 6 percent for the first time since 2008.

And in 2013, the United States became the world’s top producer of oil and natural gas—surpassing Russia and Saudi Arabia.

Infrastructure Week in DC: May 11-15

Infrastructure Week is a national week of high-profile events, media coverage, focused advocacy, and other efforts around the country to build momentum for revitalization of America’s economic competitiveness through rebuilding American infrastructure.

Nebraska Supreme Court backs Keystone XL pipeline route

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday approved the route for the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, reversing a lower court that had blocked the proposal and clearing the way for a U.S. State Department ruling on the plan.