Baker Institute fellow Kenneth B. Medlock III, Ph.D., went to Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Nov. 8, to help lawmakers understand the outlook for natural gas.

Medlock, the James A. Baker, III, and Susan G. Baker Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics, testified before the U.S. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

The committee hearing sought to consider market developments for U.S. natural gas, including the approval process and potential for liquefied natural gas exports.

Medlock fielded various questions from committee members including U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska.