There is a time for planning and a time for action. As the 85th Texas Legislative Session wound down this past month, it took action…View More Fighting for Fair Energy Delegation
Shortly after assuming office, former President Barack Obama famously told the Republican congressional leaders, “Elections have consequences, and at the end of the day, I…View More President Trump Keeps Energy Industry Campaign Promises
In the world of national politics, California billionaire Tom Steyer is a well-known figure. He was the largest single donor of the past two federal…View More Tom Steyer Quietly Grows His Political Operation
The Food and Drug Administration may not be the first government agency you think about when wondering how the Trump administration will affect your business…View More Can President Trump Make the FDA Great Again?
President Trump wasted no time issuing executive orders to move stalled pipeline projects forward: the Dakota Access and Keystone XL. The United States is the…View More Pipeline Projects Get New Life Under Trump
As the state of Oklahoma once again faces a budget shortfall of about $900 million, lawmakers are looking to find ways to create new revenue,…View More Oklahoma Poised to Contest Potential O&G Tax Increase Proposals
Now that the unexpected has occurred, and Donald Trump is President-elect of the United States, a lot of pundits and analysts will be trying to…View More Can the Government Be Run Like a Business?
This issue’s focus on women in business got me thinking about my own experience with this subject during a 37-year career in the oil and…View More The Boys Club Is Going Out of Business
For oil and gas opponents in Colorado, this is not the way 2017 was supposed to begin. In last year’s election, liberal billionaires Tom Steyer…View More In Colorado, Energy Critics Face Tough Choices
When the Texas Legislature meets in January 2017, it will, for the third time in four sessions, take up the Sunset review process for the…View More The Texas Railroad Commission Must Be Reauthorized