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  • AFPM Applauds Long Overdue Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline

    AFPM Applauds Long Overdue Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline 2017-03-24 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson on the announcement of the U.S. State Department approval of the cross-border permit to advance Keystone XL pipeline

    AFPM Petitions EPA to Reconsider Denial of 2016 RFS Cellulosic Biofuel Waiver

    AFPM Petitions EPA to Reconsider Denial of 2016 RFS Celluosic Biofuel Waiver 2017-03-16 AFPM Petitions EPA to Reconsider Denial of 2016 RFS Cellulosic Biofuel Waiver WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson on the petition asking

    Administration to Reopen Evaluation of Auto Efficiency Standards

    Administration to Reopen Evaluation of Auto Efficiency Standards 2017-03-15 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson following President Donald Trump’s visit to Michigan where he announced the Administration would reopen the curre

    Sen. Inhofe’s RMP Resolution Will Enhance Safety and Security

    Sen. Inhofe’s RMP Resolution Will Enhance Safety and Security 2017-03-03 WASHINGTON – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) supports Senator Jim Inhofe’s (R-OK) Congressional Review Act resolution to disapprove the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Risk Management Program (RMP

    AFPM Applauds President Trump’s Commitment to Economic Growth

    AFPM Applauds President Trump's Commitment to Economic Growth 2017-02-28 Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson following President Donald Trump’s address to the joint session of Congress: “AFPM continues to be encouraged by President Trump’s emphasis

    AFPM Applauds Confirmation of Administrator Pruitt

    AFPM Applauds Confirmation of Administrator Pruitt 2017-02-17 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson on the confirmation of Scott Pruitt as the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Administrator: “We congratulate Administrator Pr

    AFPM Opposes Carbon Tax Proposal

    AFPM Opposes Carbon Tax Proposal 2017-02-10 WASHINGTON – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson on recent calls for a carbon tax: “Imposing a carbon tax would go directly against President Trump’s commitment to create American jobs and an “America Fi

    AFPM Applauds Trump Administration’s Final Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline

    AFPM Applauds Trump Administration’s Final Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline 2017-02-08 “We applaud the Trump administration’s swift actions to approve the Dakota Access pipeline. This project is long overdue and we are pleased to hear that the final easement has been granted by the U.S. Army Corps of Eng

    AFPM Announces Vice President of Petrochemicals and Vice President of State and Local Outreach

    AFPM Announces Vice President of Petrochemicals and Vice President of State and Local Outreach 2017-02-07 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) announced that Robert McArver has joined the association as vice president of petrochemicals and Don Thoren has been promote

    AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin's Resolution to Disapprove EPA's RMP Rule

    AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin's Resolution to Disapprove EPA's RMP Rule 2017-02-02 AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin’s Resolution to Disapprove EPA’s RMP Rule WASHINGTON – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) supports Rep. Markwayne Mullin’s Congressional Review Act resolution to disapprove