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Dr. Coburn offered the following amendments to the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013, S.1392:

Amendment #1867Obamacare Income Verification

Requires Exchanges Verify Income and Eligibility Before Obamacare Subsidies Are Dispensed. Additional information here

Amendment #1868Turn Out the Lights 

Requires that all federal office buildings turn off their lights at the end of the day. Additional information here.

Amendment #1869Actual Savings

Requires the Secretary of Energy to certify that Federal energy efficiency projects are cost efficient. Additional information here.

Amendment #1870Duplication

Adopts GAO’s recommendations for identifying and evaluating the 94 duplicative energy efficiency programs.  Requires each affected Department to eliminate all programs that are not authorized by statute and to recommend further consolidation through legislative action. Additional information here.

Amendment #1873 - Supply Star

Strikes the provision relating to the establishment of the Supply Star program. Additional information here.

Amendment #1874 - Bankruptcy

Requires the Secretary of Energy to conduct a study to determine the number of companies that have received taxpayer assistance and subsequently filed for bankruptcy. Additional information here.

Amendment #1875 - Energy Star

Provides for the consolidation and greater oversight of the Energy Star program. Additional information here.

Amendment #1930 - Data Centers

Requires certain agencies to conduct assessments of data centers and develop data center consolidation and optimization plans. Additional information here.

Amendment #1897 - Small Business

Applies small business review panel provisions from the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA) to Department of Energy. Additional information here

Amendment #1898 - Union Activities

Prohibits the funding of union activities by Department of Energy employees on official federal time. Additional information here.

Date Title
9/27/13 Coburn Calls for Shut Down of All Wasteful Spending in Statement on CR Vote
9/26/13 Defunding Obamacare and the CR: Your Questions Answered
9/25/13 Ranking Member Coburn Issues Statement on Postal Service’s Rate Increase
9/24/13 Dr. Coburn Urges Institute of Museum and Library Services to Reconsider Role in Promoting Obamacare
9/24/13 17 Senators Call on HHS to Extend "Stage 2" for Health IT Meaningful Use Requirements
9/19/13 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Continue Oversight in Wake of Navy Yard Shooting
9/19/13 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Continue Oversight in Wake of Navy Yard Shooting
9/18/13 Coburn Introduces Bill to Restrict Professional Sports Leagues from Qualifying as Tax-Exempt
9/18/13 Bennet, Coburn Amendment Reduces Government Waste by Consolidating IT Infrastructure
9/17/13 Coburn, Manchin Drop Bipartisan Legislation to Hold Pentagon Accountable For Financial Audit
9/16/13 Senators Highlight GAO Report Detailing Improper Social Security Disability Insurance Payments
9/12/13 Dr. Coburn Urges Speaker Boehner and Leader Reid to Retain BCA Spending Restraints in New Letter
9/12/13 Chairman Carper, Ranking Member Coburn Highlight GAO Report on Duplicative IT Investments
9/12/13 Dr. Coburn Praises House Passage of Bill Requiring Income Verification for Obamacare Subsidies
9/11/13 Current record
9/11/13 Sequester This: Dr. Coburn Asks OMB to Curtail Agencies' Spending Spree as Fiscal Year Ends
9/11/13 CRS Outlines Progress of Dismantling Obamacare
9/11/13 Ten Years Later—Ten Challenges Facing the Department of Homeland Security
9/11/13 New Report Shows DHS Procurement Practices Waste Millions
9/9/13 Timeline: Dr. Coburn's Effort to Eliminate the Bay State Bailout
9/6/13 Senators Question OPM Granting HHS Special Hiring Authority to Implement Health Reform Law
9/5/13 Medicare Actuary: Coburn-Lieberman Medicare Plan Saves $535 B, Could Extend Program’s Solvency for Decades