How the House reconciliation bill targets 4 local plans for oil and gas leasing, mining

One amendment would prohibit the use any money from the bill to move the Bureau of Land Management headquarters from Grand Junction, Colorado

By: - September 14, 2021 4:05 am
oil and gas leasing

The Biden administration paused new oil and gas leases on federal lands while its review was ongoing, but a federal judge in Louisiana ordered the government to restart the program. (Courtesy of the Department of the Interior)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.