Full Committee Hearing

Lifting the Crude Oil Export Ban

Date:   Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Time:   09:30 AM

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The COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled “Lifting the Crude Oil Export Ban.” The witness on Panel I will be: The Honorable Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), United States Senator; and The Honorable John Hoeven, (R-ND), United States Senator. The witnesses on Panel II will be: The Honorable Michèle Flournoy, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Center for a New American Security; Mr. Richard E. Muncrief, President and Chief Executive Officer, WPX Energy; Dr. Benjamin Zycher, John G. Searle Scholar, American Enterprise Institute; and Mr. Leo W. Gerard, International President, United Steelworkers, and Chair, AFL-CIO Policy and Legislative Committee. All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.


Witness Panel 1

  1. The Honorable John Hoeven
    United States Senator
  2. Lisa Murkowski
    United States Senator

Witness Panel 2

  1. The Honorable Michèle Flournoy
    Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    Center for a New American Security
  2. Mr. Leo Gerard
    United Steelworkers
  3. Richard E. Muncrief
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    WPX Energy
  4. Dr. Benjamin Zycher
    John G. Searle Scholar
    American Enterprise Institute