Senate Republicans rip into Biden’s oil and gas leasing pause

Oil and gas extraction on federal lands said to contribute nearly 1/4 of the country’s emissions

By: - April 27, 2021 2:12 pm

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

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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