Md. Gov. Hogan, Zinke discuss transfer of BW Parkway
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan wants the Interior Department to transfer ownership of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway to his state so he can widen a major commuter highway and ease traffic congestion in the national capital region.
Zinke review of N.M. sites contains errors — Sen. Heinrich
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's proposed recommendations to alter two of New Mexico's national monuments are based on factual errors, Sen. Martin Heinrich said today.
Committees weigh lessons from storms, eye legislation
Leaders of key House and Senate committees are scrutinizing the recent rash of hurricanes and wildfires for policy lessons and potential legislation.
Natural Resources Dems hire 2 staffers
Democrats on the House Natural Resources Committee have hired a deputy chief counsel and a researcher to help with oversight and investigations.
Dems, enviros eye major changes to omnibus
Even as green groups derided a spending package that passed the House yesterday over its cuts to environmental agencies and programs, lawmakers from both parties say the omnibus is likely to change in year-end funding negotiations with the Senate.