Our National Energy Policy: Post Election Prospects and Challenges
The election results are in: President Obama has secured a second
term, Democrats maintain control of the Senate, and Republicans keep the
House. Join OurEnergyPolicy.org at the National Press Club as
some of the leading energy and government experts share their ideas,
expectations and predictions for U.S. energy policy for 2013 and beyond.
These panelists will offer insights into how the winners of the 2012
elections will and should approach energy and national security, climate
and the environment, the economy, and other emerging issues.
The Expert Panel
Jim Angle, Moderator Chief national Correspondent Fox News Channel
James Connaughton Executive Vice President and
Senior Policy Advisor Excelon Corporation Former Chairman White House
Council on Environmental Quality
General James L. Jones, USMC (retired) Senior
Fellow; Senior Advisor American Energy Innovation Council with the
Bipartisan Policy Center Former National Security Advisor and Supreme
Allied Commander Europe
Timothy E. Wirth President United Nations Foundation and the Better World Fund Former US Senator
Panelists will discuss questions, such as:
- Is this a continuation of the status quo or is energy policy change afoot?
- How should the Obama administration shape energy development and generation?
- Will a still-divided Congress find a way to develop bipartisan solutions?
- Can we finally embrace a sound national energy policy?
The discussion will continue as an expert debate on-line after the event. Visit OurEnergyPolicy.org to weigh in.
Buffet breakfast will be served. Seating is limited.*This event conforms with the nominal value event exception*