U.S. House plan for new mining royalties draws objections from Western senators

Congressional Budget Office estimates total annual income that would be subject to royalties under a similar bill was $5 billion to $7 billion

By: - October 5, 2021 3:33 pm
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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler is a Washington correspondent covering the environment and public lands for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes the Idaho Capital Sun.