Skip to main content


Tax Reform Blueprint Shows Promising Start; Industry Looks Forward to Advancing Conversation

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2016 – API Director of Tax & Accounting Policy Stephen Comstock issued the following statement on the Task Force on Tax Reform's blueprint released today by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R- Wis.) and House Ways & Means Chairman Brady (R-Texas). 

More »

API Welcomes new pipeline safety legislation

Washington, June 22, 2016 – The American Petroleum Institute welcomed new pipeline safety legislation signed into law by President Obama today. S. 2276, the PIPES Act, gives Congress and pipeline operators transparency into the regulatory process and sets timelines for feedback to operators on pipeline inspections.

More »

API supports legislation to ease ozone standards

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2016 – API Senior Director of Federal Relations Khary Cauthen said commonsense measures should be undertaken to ease the burden of the administration’s ozone standards. Cauthen said today’s Senate hearing on the issue is further proof that lawmakers need to take action on ozone.

More »