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Endangered Species Act should be a tool – not a weapon

By Reps. Dan Newhouse (WA-04) and Bruce Westerman (AR-04)

Western Caucus Permitting Month: The keys to unlocking rural America

By Rep. Dan Newhouse (WA-04)


To modernize infrastructure, start with NEPA reform                         

By Rep. David Schweikert (AZ-06) 

Flipping the switch for more American energy     

By Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05)  


American producers deserve certainty in the permitting process 

By Rep. Markwayne Mullin (OK-02)

Democrats' Disingenuous Disconnect                                         

By Rep. Dan Newhouse (WA-04)


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