Published On: Wed, Jun 13th, 2018

House Republicans propose financial penalties for states that block offshore drilling

House Republicans propose financial penalties for states that block offshore drilling

House Republicans put forward a proposal this week to impose hefty fees on states that do not approve of drilling for oil and natural gas off their coasts, a move that would pressure local leaders who oppose the Trump administration’s plan to expand offshore leasing. The administration’s plan has been met with stiff resistance from many Democrats and […]

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