offshore oil exploration and drilling

Klobuchar, Yang, Steyer, Castro, Gabbard, Buttigieg Failing Litmus Test

PRESS RELEASE Date:       October 7, 2019 From:      South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject:   Klobuchar, Yang, Steyer, Castro, Gabbard, Buttigieg Failing Litmus Test Contact:   Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-252-5733 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@scsbc.org Six Democratic presidential candidates asked for Day One commitment Columbia, SC—On October 15th twelve candidates will participate…

U.S. House passes ban on offshore drilling in the Atlantic. No SC GOP Representative supported the bill

September 12, 2019 The US House passed H.R. 1941 yesterday. The bill was sponsored by South Carolina Representative Joe Cunningham and bans offshore drilling for oil in the Atlantic, Pacific and the Straits of Florida. The bill now goes to the GOP controlled Senate where it will likely die without…

ACTION ALERT!!! U.S House to vote on banning Offshore Oil Drilling this week. Call S.C. Representatives NOW!

September 9, 2019 As early as tomorrow the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on a bill, sponsored by South Carolina’s Joe Cunningham, to prohibit the leasing of federal waters for offshore oil drilling along the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts and in the Straits of Florida. It is critical that…

Kamala Harris Onboard with Day One Action Plan on Offshore Drilling. Litmus test campaign picking up speed.

PRESS RELEASE Date:       September 5, 2019 From:      South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject:   Kamala Harris Onboard with Day One Action Plan on Offshore Drilling Contact:   Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-252-5733 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@scsbc.org Columbia, SC—With Hurricane Dorian demonstrating the destructive fury awaiting any oil drilling rigs that the…

Sanders Calls for Day One Action Plan on Offshore Drilling. Three other candidates fall just short of litmus test.

PRESS RELEASE Date: September 4, 2019 From: South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce Subject: Sanders Calls For Day One Action Plan on Offshore Drilling Contact: Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-252-5733 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@scsbc.org Columbia, SC—Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has recently released an extensive plan to move the nation…