Items Tagged with 'appropriations'


House Passes $32 Billion Spending Bill For Interior, EPA

Lawmakers in the House of Representatives on Thursday passed a $32 billion appropriations bill to fund the Department of Interior (DOI), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other agencies, but the bill contains numerous Republican provisions on energy development and faces an uphill climb to becoming law. Read More

Appropriations Bills Advance in House, Senate With Controversial Energy Riders

A House panel on Tuesday approved a $30.17 billion spending bill to fund the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Interior and other agencies, but not before Republicans successfully attached an amendment to stop a rule governing hydraulic fracturing and shot down an attempt by Democrats to remove language affecting the Clean Water Act.

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