House Votes On Full Passage Of Keystone Pipeline

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz will be on the hot seat before both the House and the Senate to defend the fiscal 2017 request for the Energy Department. [The Hill]

Facing hundreds of millions of dollars in lawsuits, the giant biotechnology company Monsanto last year received a legislative gift from the House of Representatives, a claim both the company and Congress have denied. [The NY Times]

Consumer prices in the eurozone fell sharply in February to minus 0.2%, putting more pressure on the European Central Bank, triggered by the fall in oil prices. [BBC News]