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  • Texas Oil Regulator Says Customs And Border Protection Proposal Would Harm Industry

    By Travis Bubenik Houston Public Media The energy industry and ship builders are at odds over a Customs and Border Protection proposal. Could Homeland Security slow down the oil industry? A Texas oil and gas regulator thinks so. He says a proposal from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) could get in the way of offshore

  • Residents confront state official about Lake Arlington injection well

    By Max B. Baker Fort Worth Star-Telegram Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton faced a highly skeptical crowd Thursday night to talk about wastewater injection wells following a request from an energy company to drill a well near the shores of Lake Arlington. About 150 people armed with pointed questions attended the community forum at the

  • Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton Wants You to Know He’s an Environmentalist

    Posted on: Apr 20 2017 by Abner Fletcher Earth Day is Saturday (April 22, 2017), and Ryan Sitton of Friendswood, one of the state’s three Rail Road Commissioners, wants you to know he’s “a huge environmentalist.” Upon his election to the RRC in 2014, the conservative Republican became the first engineer to serve on the commission

  • Ryan Sitton on The Wells Report

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  • Ryan interviews EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt
  • Ryan meets with the leadership team during BP townhall.
  • Ryan discusses seismicity with WFAA-TV.
  • Enjoying family time with Jennifer, Sarah, Luke and Lance.
  • Ryan visits with an inspector at a drill site.
  • Ryan spends the afternoon with his wife, Jennifer, and three children.