Columnists: June DeHart

June DeHart is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips. She advises clients on a broad range of legislative and regulatory matters, including energy and energy tax; transportation and other public infrastructure policy and funding; appropriations; international trade; and gaming, and often advises CEOs and Boards of Directors on policy issues. Ms. DeHart previously served as Chief Counsel for the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Energy, Nuclear Proliferation and Government Processes. She can be reached at 202.585.6510 or

Energy Agenda of the 114th Congress Pros & Cons

The 114th Congress convened January 3 with energy at the top of its agenda.  Both the House and the Senate kicked off the new session with approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline.  That was just the start.  Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), the new Chairwoman of the Senate Energy Committee, has promised comprehensive energy legislation based   …Continue Reading