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WASHINGTON, DC - Dec. 18: Backed by Senate and House members, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., signing, during an enrollment ceremony for the energy bill, passed by the House earlier Tuesday. Left to right: House Foreign Affairs Chairman Tom Lantos, D-Calif., House Education Chairman George Miller, D-Calif., Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez, D-N.Y., House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel, D-Ill., House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn, D-S.C., Senate Energy Chairman Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., and House Select Energy Independence & Global Warming Chairman Edward J. Markey, D-Mass. They sent President Bush a streamlined energy bill that would make the first statutory increase in fuel economy standards in 32 years and require billions more gallons of biofuels to be blended into gasoline over the next 15 years. The president plans to sign the legislation Wednesday, White House spokeswoman Dana Perino said. The bill passed the House by 314-100. (Photo by Scott J. Ferrell/Congressional Quarterly).WASHINGTON, DC - Dec. 18: Backed by Senate and House members, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., signing, during an enrollment ceremony for the energy bill, passed by the House earlier Tuesday. Left to right: House Foreign Affairs Chairman Tom Lantos, D-Calif., House Education Chairman George Miller, D-Calif., House Agriculture Chairman Colin C. Peterson, D-Minn., Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez, D-N.Y., House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn, D-S.C., Senate Energy Chairman Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., and House Select Energy Independence & Global Warming Chairman Edward J. Markey, D-Mass. They sent President Bush a streamlined energy bill that would make the first statutory increase in fuel economy standards in 32 years and require billions more gallons of biofuels to be blended into gasoline over the next 15 years. The

WASHINGTON, DC - Dec. 18: Backed by Senate and House members, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., signing, during an enrollment ceremony for the energy bill, passed by the House earlier Tuesday. Left to right: House Foreign Affairs Chairman Tom Lantos, D-Calif., House Education Chairman George Miller, D-Calif., Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez, D-N.Y., House Democratic Caucus Chairman Rahm Emanuel, D-Ill., House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., House...
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