Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), discusses how lifting the decade-old U.S. crude oil export ban would be a benefit to the economy.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on Congress’ efforts to get the documents requested from the White House pertaining to the investigation into Solyndra.
The U.S. Congress on Friday passed legislation extending a tax cut for 160 million workers through December and continuing long-term jobless benefits, handing Presid...
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on the Congressional Hearings into the Energy Department loan to Solyndra.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on the investigation into Solyndra and the company’s CEO and CFO’s plan to plead the fifth amendment at the Congressional hearing.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on the Administration choosing Solyndra, which filed for bankruptcy, as an example of a green-energy company that could help boost job growth.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on efforts to repeal regulations on light bulbs.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on the ongoing battle surrounding incandescent light bulbs
Rep . Joe Barton argues the 112th congress will pass meaningful legislation and help lead the economy on a road to recovery.
The Obama Administration is preparing a stepped-up approach to policing internet privacy that calls for new laws and the creation of a new position to oversee the ef...
* Aid to Gulf states hurt by BP could enhance chances (Repeats to include proper date in dateline)By Richard CowanWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lingering concern among vote...
By Richard CowanWASHINGTONx (Reuters) - Lingering concern among voters about BP's massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico means that efforts to tighten regulations o...
A protestor painted with oil disrupts the BP CEO during his testimony.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), argues if Obama veto’s the Keystone Pipeline bill, the House will take a two-thirds majority vote.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on GM CEO May Barra’s testimony on Capitol Hill.
Rep . Joe Barton questions GM CEO Mary Barra on the ignition switch recall.
Did you place a bet on the Super Bowl or recently pick up a lottery ticket? Don't feel guilty. Gambling is inevitable.That was the determination in 1976 of the Commi...
Rep . Joe Barton (R-TX) on the Republican bill to extend the debt ceiling limit for four months.
Rep . Joe Barton (R-TX) on why he is pushing for the legalization of online poker.
Rep . Joe Barton , (R-Texas), on the investigation into the administration’s federal loan guarantees for green energy companies such as Solyndra.