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WASHINGTON -- Congresswoman Susie Lee (D-Nev.-03), Congressman Steven Horsford (D-Nev.-04), and Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) introduced the Electric Power Infrastructure Improvement Act, a bill to support more than 500,000 jobs, improve the resilience of the grid, and support new projects that connect modern renewable energy resources to the power demands of regional consumer markets. The bill would create an investment tax credit to help promote construction of regionally significant transmission projects across the nation.
Las Vegas, Nev. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) issued the following statement on the release of her 116th Congress “Term in Review” report, outlining her legislative and district accomplishments for Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District:
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) helped pass the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act, which would make long-overdue reforms to U.S. energy policy and authorize major investments in the transition to a low-carbon future.
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released a list of priorities for which she is advocating in the Fiscal Year 2021 Appropriations omnibus. The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the first Appropriations minibus today and the remaining appropriations packages next week.
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Reps. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) and Steven Horsford (Nev.-04) introduced the Electric Power Infrastructure Improvement Act, H.R. 7172, to provide a new investment tax credit that will help promote the construction of regionally significant transmission projects across the U.S.
President Donald Trump Thursday signaled his support may be wavering on building a national nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain after years of including funding for the project in each of his budget recommendations.
Las Vegas, Nev. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) marked the end of her first year in Congress by releasing a report of her legislative and casework accomplishments in 2019.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after a federal judge gave the State of Nevada permission to amend its lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to include a request for the department to remove weapons-grade plutonium from the state, which DOE secretly shipped to Nevada last year without notifying any local or state officials:
Boulder City, Nev. – U.S. Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) joined workers in touring the Techren 2 Renewable Energy Solar Station in southern Nevada’s Eldorado Valley. Eldorado Valley is home to four major solar plants and is key in solidifying southern Nevada’s position as one of the nation’s leaders in solar energy development and innovation.
Las Vegas, Nev. - Rep. Susie Lee (Nev.-03) released the following statement after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against Nevada in their case with the United States federal government regarding the Department of Energy’s secret weapons-grade plutonium shipment to the state in January 2019: