Natural Resources Capitol Hill

Kellie Lunney



Kellie covers Congress and public lands for Greenwire and E&E News. Before joining the company, she covered federal agencies, focusing on veterans' issues, military families and the federal workforce for Government Executive. She also reported for National Journal for five years, profiling influential Washingtonians and writing occasionally about lobbying and affordable housing. Before becoming a journalist, Kellie worked at the Housing and Urban Development Department. She is a graduate of Colgate University, where she majored in political science and French.

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29 amendments on tap for coastal, climate package

The House will debate more than two dozen proposed amendments to a bipartisan package of coastal and climate change legislation, including several aimed at boosting the resilience of the Great Lakes ecosystem and a Republican measure that would modify the Marine Mammal Protection Act.


Democrats plan push on natural resources legislation

The package of coastal management and resilience bills the House will vote on this week is part of a larger push by Democratic leadership going forward to bundle similar natural resources-related legislation that advances out of committee, said Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.).