Western States Brace Themselves For Potential Oil And Gas Drilling Restrictions
As Inauguration Day approaches, some states are getting ready for potential policies that a Biden administration could hand down, like his campaign promise of a ban on new oil and gas permitting on public lands and waters. Wyoming has become increasingly reliant on the resource, with over half of its production on federal land.
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