Friday

DEMS COMPLETE 100 HOUR LEGISLATIVE AGENDA IN 42 HOURS

House Democrats brought their "100-hour" legislative agenda to a successful close Thursday evening with passage of legislation designed to force oil and gas companies to pay more royalties on some offshore leases and end subsidies and tax deductions they have been receiving amid record prices for crude. CNN

House Votes to Void $14 Billion in Oil Tax Breaks

Pelosi creates new energy committee

Crude oil price drops as US stockpiles mount