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02/12 5:56 pm

I’VE GOT THE POWER:The House Natural Resources Committee voted Wednesday to give Chairman Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) the power to subpoena the Department of the Interior after Republicans scored a significant win that limited the chairman’s power… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

02/12 4:36 pm

The House passed legislation aimed at providing additional protections for more than one million acres of public land on the West Coast on Wednesday. The package — which combines six land-protection bills that passed out of the House Committee… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

02/12 3:06 pm

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), along with Rep. Darren Soto (D-Fla.) officially introduced a national fracking ban in the House.The bill, announced at the end of last month, serves as a companion bill to the Senate legislation proposed by… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

02/12 1:16 pm

An advocacy group on Wednesday released an undercover video revealing vendors at a trophy-hunting convention selling captive-bred lions to be killed for trophies, even though the convention had previously vowed they wouldn’t be sold.The… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

02/12 12:46 pm

House Republicans on Wednesday unveiled proposals focused on carbon capture and sequestration, the first of three parts of their environmental plan which rivals a recently unveiled plan from House Democrats.The three-pronged plan will focus on… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

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