Oil, Gas Cos. Will Benefit From Senate Committee Shuffle

Law360, New York (February 11, 2014, 7:42 PM EST) -- Energy subsidy reforms will get a shot in the arm with Ron Wyden's move to head the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, while oil and gas companies gain a powerful ally as Mary Landrieu takes Wyden's place atop the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Congress watchers told Law360 on Tuesday.

Senate Democrats on Tuesday tapped Landrieu, D-La., to assume the energy committee chair spot, with Wyden, D-Ore., poised to assume the chairmanship of the finance committee, replacing Max Baucus, D-Mont., who was recently appointed...
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