Oil and Gas

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In an effort to head off last minute lame-duck Trump Administration efforts to expand offshore oil and gas drilling along the California coast, Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), today, led a letter with 21 of his House colleagues from the California Delegation in expressing their strong opposition to any expansion of …continue reading

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee’s Energy and Mineral Resources subcommittee, today introduced H.R.4346, the Bonding Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2019, legislation that will significantly increase the amount of bond that oil and gas developers must post before being allowed to drill on …continue reading

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) led 34 members of the California Democratic Congressional Delegation expressing opposition to recent moves by the Trump Administration’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to open millions of acres of federal lands in California to new oil and gas development. In a letter to U.S. Secretary of …continue reading