TITLE

House Drops Ball on ANWR Oil Drilling

AUTHOR(S)
Gizzi, John
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Human Events;11/21/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the failure of U.S. House Republicans to pass the spending-cut bill with the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge drilling provision. Some Republicans viewed the reversal of the stance of President George W. Bush on the Davis-Bacon Act as an effort to encourage moderates to vote for the budget cuts. The failure arose concerns on the commitment of Bush to expand energy sources. It includes the statement issued by White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan on the issue.
ACCESSION #
18938805

 

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