· Lawmakers move on offshore drilling opposition as Trump Interior nominee comes under fire. On Thursday during a Senate hearing on his nomination to lead the.
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(WASHINGTON) – Republicans and Democrats clashed over criticism of President Donald Trump’s nominee to take over the agency that manages the country’s public lands in his confirmation.
Franken opposes Trump judicial nominee, setting up procedural clash. a move that would trigger a standoff in the Senate over a century-old tradition that gives senators significant leverage.
· Ex-Lobbyist David Bernhardt Has Handed Over Millions of Acres of Public Lands to Extractive Industries; Heinrich Voted For Conflict Nominee in Committee. Senator Heinrich voted to move the conflict-ridden Interior Secretary nominee out of committee and to a full Senate. During Bernhardt’s committee hearing, Senators were unable to get.
· WASHINGTON – Nevada’s senators want more answers about oil and gas leasing from David Bernhardt before the full U.S. Senate votes on whether to confirm him as the next Interior Secretary. With Bernhardt, a former energy lobbyist, expected to win approval as early as this week, sens. catherine cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen sent a. Continue Reading Senators demand answers from Interior.
366 Dirksen Senate Office Building 10:00 AM. The hearing will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. EDT in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC. The purpose of this hearing is to consider the nomination of Mr. David Bernhardt of Virginia to be Secretary of the Interior.
The Senate is poised to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee for education secretary by the narrowest possible margin, with vice president mike Pence expected to break a 50-50 tie.
INTERIOR NOMINEE HEADS TO SENATE FLOOR: President Trump’s nominee to take over as head of the Interior Department cleared his first hurdle Thursday, winning approval from the Senate Energy and.