State of the Union

Senate, House members react to president's energy and climate proposals

With President Obama prioritizing energy and climate change in the first State of the Union address of his second term, will Congress act to move legislation? In this E&ETV Special Report, members of the Senate and House of Representatives react to the president's comments on natural gas, climate change, oil and gas revenues, and energy technology research. Lawmakers interviewed include: Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.); Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.); Rep. Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.); Rep. Lee Terry (R-Neb.); Rep. Gene Green (D-Texas); Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.); Rep. Bill Johnson (R-Ohio); Rep. Pete Olson (R-Texas); Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.); and Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-Pa.).