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Energy Issues on Table as Tax Reform Heads to Conference

With comprehensive tax reform winning passage in the Republican-controlled Senate on Saturday, lawmakers in the House, where the GOP also holds sway, are preparing to hold conference committee talks to iron out differences, including on energy issues, between bills passed in the House and Senate. Read More

Senate Panel to Mark Up ANWR Proposal This Week

A Senate panel plans to meet this week to mark up a proposal to open a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development, which may require the Department of Interior to hold at least two lease sales for the region over the next decade. Read More

Senate Committee Holds Marathon Hearing on ANWR Drilling

Tasked with finding ways to save at least $1 billion over the next decade, the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources held a marathon hearing Thursday to discuss the controversial idea of opening a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska to oil and natural gas drilling. Read More