Christi Craddick
01/20/2017 at 20:51. Facebook
On his first day in office as POTUS, President Trump releases a true, America First Energy Plan with impressive goals he aims to achieve for our nation's energy sector, stimulating the economy and generating jobs.

Trump Aides Prepare List of Early Energy Changes, Sources Say
Christi Craddick
01/20/2017 at 15:24. Facebook
Wishing our 45th President and his family well today as he ushers in a new era in Washington.

Watch Live: Donald Trump Is Inaugurated President Of the United States
Christi Craddick
01/19/2017 at 19:55. Facebook
We're looking for good folks to fill important roles for us at the Railroad Commission of Texas. Check out our job postings and consider working for one of the best agencies in the state!
Christi Craddick
01/19/2017 at 15:28. Facebook
Rick Perry at Department of Energy confirmation hearing: "I'm committed to supplying stable, reliable, affordable & secure forms of American energy"

Energy Secretary Nominee Rick Perry Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
Christi Craddick
01/18/2017 at 20:49. Facebook
Great discussion today with our state's agriculture leaders about opportunities and challenges between energy and agriculture and how we can help each other.
Christi Craddick
01/18/2017 at 04:17. Facebook
Great commentary for the incoming administration on revising energy regulations, making them simpler and more effective (like in Texas).

Revising Energy Regulations: Some Advice For The New Administration
On #MLKDay, as we celebrate the life and movement of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., we note that America still has much work to do.

Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream, then and now
"The boost would be mainly due to a rebound in the energy market"

Texas projected to add 242,000 jobs in 2017
Great team meeting for #TxRRC staff! Continuing our mission to protect public safety & environment #TxEnergy
ICYMI: The Railroad Commission of Texas launches a new, more efficient online oil and gas filing system, saving both the state and industry time and money.

RRC streamlines oil and gas well reporting
With almost half of all U.S. rigs running in Texas, we're driving the country toward leading the world in energy production.

U.S. oil and gas drilling to lead 2017 global growth
Always love seeing my hometown club, Midland County Republican Women. Today, we're talking about an exciting future ahead for Texas energy and what's to come under a new, friendlier federal administration under President-Elect Trump.
Senator Ted Cruz at Commissioner Wayne Christian's swearing-in ceremony this morning: "This is a strong Railroad Commission of people who believe in the power of Texas energy." Amen.
Texas' Eagle Ford Shale rig count continues to climb as rigs in the Permian Basin now double the 2016 low.

Permian Basin rig count now double 2016 low
House passes Act to allow repeal of any rule finalized in last 60 legislative days of Obama administration.

House passes bill to overturn 'midnight' regulations en masse
Texas will see great economic gain from the approval of its 3rd LNG facility, bringing $10 billion in investment to the Golden Pass area.

Feds approve $10 billion Golden Pass LNG project
"The best thing Trump can do for the [energy] industry is to bring a return to normal order, respect for rule of law"

The Oil And Gas Situation - A Preview Of 2017
Pretty neat story about one of our own Railroad Commission of Texas geologists.

Geologist finds ancient reptile fossil in the Eagle Ford
We're proud of everything we do at the Railroad Commission of Texas to keep Texans safe while Texas energy is produced. Check out our 2016 Year In Review as we look ahead to make 2017 even better:

The Railroad Commission released its 2016 Year in Review highlighting the agency’s accomplishments.
‪Wishing you all a happy and safe New Year's Eve and warm wishes for a blessed 2017!‬