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Kate Sheppard

Regulatory Commission Nominee Withdraws Under Fire

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ron Binz, the Colorado energy regulator nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the head of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commis...

Obama Nominee Withdraws After GOP Backlash

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 12.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's nominee to be the nation's top energy regulator withdrew Tuesday, conceding he did not have enough support...

Kate Sheppard

Key Republican Senator Opposes Obama Energy Nominee

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), the ranking minority member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, came out against the nominati...

Republicans Accuse Obama Pick Of Being Out Of 'Mainstream'

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's nominee to be the nation's top energy regulator came under sharp questioning Tuesday from lawmakers concer...

Report: Reid Rebuffed Key Obama Pick

Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama's pick to head the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Ron Binz, is expected to face tough questions at his confirmati...

Kate Sheppard

Koch-Fueled Groups Attack Obama Energy Nominee

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- More than a dozen conservative groups are taking aim at President Barack Obama's nominee to head the Federal Energy Regulatory Commissio...