Bradley For Congress - Statement on Shea-Porter's vote on HR 6515

Manchester, NH – Jeb Bradley released the following statement in response to Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter’s (1st CD, NH) vote to require oil companies to drill on potentially unusuitable land.

Today the House voted 244 to 173 on HR 6515 requiring oil companies to drill on existing leases that have little recoverable oil. Also called the Use it or Lose it provision. The bill failed to pass as it did not meet the required 2/3rds majority.


On May 20, 2008, Carol Shea Porter voted to sue OPEC