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Energy Summit At TAMUCC

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

The booming business of energy hear in South Texas is at the forefront of a hearing held Monday at the campus of Texas A&M Corpus Christi.

The congressional field hearing entitled "Exploring All The Energy Options and Solutions,' was held Monday afternoon at the University and featured Congressman Blake Farenthold and California Congressman Darell Issa, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman.

The two heard from experts about how energy production can help create jobs here in South Texas.

And how is this for a job boom, from June 2010 to June 2011, Texas added over 28,000 jobs in the energy production field.

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