Energy Panel with Speaker Hastert at Wheaton College

Energy Markets and Politics: Responsible Stewardship of God’s Resources

Panelists:  Speaker J. Dennis Hastert, Floyd Kvamme, and Bob Inglis

Full video via Wheaton is here

Respondents: Amy Black, professor and chair of Politics and International Relations Department; and Winnie Fung, professor of economics

October 30, 2012: J. Dennis Hastert Center, Wheaton College (Coray Alumni Gymnasium).

E&EI was delighted to participate in an energy panel at Wheaton College hosted by the J. Dennis Hastert Center for Economics, Government and Public Policy. Here’s the event link.

Moderated by: Seth Norton, Jean and E. Floyd Kvamme Professor of Political Economy and Director of the Hastert Center


Bob Inglis is Director of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative.



J. Dennis Hastert held the longest Republican Speakership in the history of the U.S. House of Representatives. One of his many roles included serving on the Commerce Committee which has jurisdiction over energy policy.





Floyd Kvamme is Partner emeritus at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and served as Co-Chairman of President Bush’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, providing counsel on technology issues including energy generation.  Kvamme is also a contributor to the newly released book, The 4% Solution:  Unleashing the Economic Growth America Needs – available for purchase at this event.







Bob Inglis also spoke to students at the Politics and International Relations Departmental Chapel on October 29, and had discussions with government classes and with the Wheaton College Republicans on October 30.