Biden to pause new oil and gas leases on public lands in sweeping climate order

Colorado had 62 new oil and gas leases on federal lands in fiscal 2019

By: - January 27, 2021 11:52 am

Oil and gas infrastructure is seen on the Roan Plateau in far western Colorado. (Courtesy of EcoFlight)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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