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  • Helium Solution on the Verge of Congressional Approval

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    The U.S. House of Representatives has taken an important step forward to protect thousands of American jobs at risk by an arbitrary closure of the Federal Helium Reserve.  With the House’s unanimous bipartisan approval (367-0!) on an amended version of H.R. 527, the U.S. Senate is given an opportunity to finally bring this matter to resolution and keep American businesses open and American jobs thriving. [...]
    Public Policy Tags: Helium
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  • Senate Supports Helium Access

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    With a 97-2 vote, the Senate this afternoon has given overwhelming bipartisan support to legislation that would extend the life of the Federal Helium Reserve – the single largest source of helium in the nation and the source for 30 percent of the world’s total supply.  Right now, the clock is ticking on the thousands of American jobs that are associated with access to the helium reserve.  Current law [...]
    Public Policy Tags: Green Tech, Helium
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  • The Clock Is Ticking for U.S. Jobs

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    Congress comes back in session this week facing a critical countdown that could result in American businesses losing access to the Federal Helium Reserve – by far, the largest single supply of helium in the nation.  That’s because the federal government’s authority to sell helium from the Reserve ends on October 7, 2013, which means Congress needs to act before then to keep the reserve open – and American [...]
    Public Policy Tags: Helium, Energy
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