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March 1, 2016

CONTACTS:

Sue Walitsky 202-224-4524 (Cardin)

Will McDonald 202-225-2721 (Delaney)

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

Cardin, Delaney to Hold Briefing on Clean Energy Goals 

House and Senate resolutions will urge 50/30 clean energy planning for U.S.

 

Thursday, March 3 at 12:15PM, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and U.S. Representative John K. Delaney (Md.-06), a member of the Joint Economic Committee, will discuss with reporters the benefits of the U.S. achieving 50 percent of its energy from clean and non-carbon sources by 2030 and the importance of Congress prioritizing this goal. This week, in both the House and Senate, the lawmakers will introduce resolutions affirming this commitment. The Cardin-Delaney-Lujan resolution is supported by 25 Senators and 70 Members of the House. 

 

WHAT:                        Pen & Pad Session on Energy and Climate Change

 

WHO:                         U.S. Senator Ben Cardin

                                    U.S. Representative John K. Delaney

 

WHEN:                        Thursday, March 3 at 12:15PM

 

WHERE:                      512 Senate Hart Office Building (SH-512)

                                    Washington, DC 20510

 

HOW:                         MEDIA are asked to RSVP to Sue Walitskysue_walitsky@cardin.senate.gov

 

NOTE:                         This on-the-record session is pen & pad. No cameras or computers please. Audio recording is permitted.

 

 

 

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