New U.S. House Natural Resources chair opposes limits on fossil fuel development

By: - January 31, 2023 3:21 pm

U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-AR) at a House Republican news conference on energy policy at the U.S. Capitol on March 8, 2022 in Washington, D.C. Westerman is the new chair of the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.