Florida governor and environmental savior Rick Scott has done it again—made a decision based primarily on his concern for the environment. Actually, strike that and replace with the opposite.
Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski has spent decades seeking oil. Specifically, oil that lies beneath the tundra of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). With this week’s passage of a GOP tax bill containing a provision to open ANWR to drilling, she’s finally achieving her goal.
As Congressional Republicans inch closer to drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, the Trump administration just granted the first new oil exploration permit in the American portion of the Arctic ocean in two years.
As Congressional Republicans draft a tax bill that could open a portion of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife to drilling, the Trump administration is moving to aggressively expand fossil fuel production elsewhere in the state. On Wednesday, the Bureau of Land Management announced that in December, it will begin…