Interior:

Secretary Kempthorne expresses support for sharing new offshore drilling lease revenue

With the Senate set to vote on offshore drilling legislation, several provisions including revenue sharing are still being debated. During today's E&ETV Event Coverage, Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne discusses U.S. energy policy at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce conference. He talks about increasing the number of offshore drilling lease areas and addresses the effect of high energy prices on small businesses in the United States.