Ernst Questions Pruitt Over RFS at Confirmation Hearing

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, a member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, questioned President-elect Trump’s nominee for Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, at his confirmation hearing. Senator Ernst began her questioning of Mr. Pruitt by stressing the importance of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and seeking his […]

Ernst to Chair Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, the first female combat veteran to serve in the Senate and member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement upon being named the Subcommittee Chair on Emerging Threats and Capabilities: “I am honored to serve as the Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and […]