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  • Latest Action: May 19, 2011 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 112-38.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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  • 40% of users oppose S.948

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    40% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, oppose S.948.
  • S.948 has been viewed 5,726 times

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    • Buy Amoxicillin No Prescription » EPIC Archive » Energy Security ... - August 06, 2011 by admin - It has been reported that he is looking to bring up S.948, Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011, a bipartisan measure that was introduced by Sen. Merkley (D-OR) and Sen. Alexander (R-TN), which we strongly support. ...

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      As noted by admin on August 06, 2011, "It has been reported that he is looking to bring up S.948, Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011, a bipartisan measure that was introduced by Sen. Merkley (D-OR) and Sen. Alexander (R-TN), which we strongly support. ..." (http://energypolicyinfo.com/2011/08/energy-security-post-debt-crisis/)
    • Electrical & Energy Business Solutions - The Connexion Green Scene ... - July 01, 2011 by http://www.connexiones.com/ - Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011 (S. 948): Would require DOE to work with ASHRAE, the International Code Council (ICC), and others to develop and publish guidance for model building codes that, taking into account ...

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      As noted by http://www.connexiones.com/ on July 01, 2011, "Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011 (S. 948): Would require DOE to work with ASHRAE, the International Code Council (ICC), and others to develop and publish guidance for model building codes that, taking into account ..." (http://www.connexiones.com/the-green-scene?blogm=view&blogid=6987)
    • Merkley Introduces Meaningful Energy Legislation | The Energy ... - July 01, 2011 by ASiegel - Establishes a comprehensive electric vehicle deployment program (S. 948, the Merkley-Alexander Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011). Establishes a deployment communities for electric vehicles. ...

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      As noted by ASiegel on July 01, 2011, "Establishes a comprehensive electric vehicle deployment program (S. 948, the Merkley-Alexander Promoting Electric Vehicles Act of 2011). Establishes a deployment communities for electric vehicles. ..." (http://theenergycollective.com/asiegel/60469/introducing-meaningful-energy-legislation)

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    • Twitter reveals response to government requests for user info - July 03, 2012 by Toronto Sun - The vast majority, by far, were in the U.S. (948), followed by Japan (147). Inquiries from authorities, typically in connection with criminal investigations, are on the rise. "We've received more government requests in the first half of 2012 than in the ..

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      As noted by Toronto Sun on July 03, 2012, "The vast majority, by far, were in the U.S. (948), followed by Japan (147). Inquiries from authorities, typically in connection with criminal investigations, are on the rise. "We've received more government requests in the first half of 2012 than in the .." (http://www.torontosun.com/2012/07/03/twitter-reveals-response-to-government-requests-for-user-info)
    • Oregon football team's four-year APR number increases - June 20, 2012 by Oregonian - UO’s 948 equals the national average for all Division I programs, but it falls just below the FBS standard of 952. The baseball team’s four-year average is now at 951 while men’s basketball is 926. Women’s basketball has a 968 average.

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      As noted by Oregonian on June 20, 2012, "UO’s 948 equals the national average for all Division I programs, but it falls just below the FBS standard of 952. The baseball team’s four-year average is now at 951 while men’s basketball is 926. Women’s basketball has a 968 average." (http://www.oregonlive.com/ducks/index.ssf/2012/06/oregon_football_teams_four-yea.html)
    • Coyotes and Kings use same formula for success - May 10, 2012 by NHL.com - GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Phoenix Coyotes have played 11 playoff games so far this postseason. Eight of them were decided by one goal and six needed overtime to determine a winner. Nothing new there: Half of the 82 games the Coyotes played during the regular

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      As noted by NHL.com on May 10, 2012, "GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Phoenix Coyotes have played 11 playoff games so far this postseason. Eight of them were decided by one goal and six needed overtime to determine a winner. Nothing new there: Half of the 82 games the Coyotes played during the regular" (http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=631323)
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