RIGHT & LEFT: Congressional Votes
- SOUND OF A TREE FALLING. Kolbert, Elizabeth // New Yorker;11/18/2002, Vol. 78 Issue 35, p35
Criticizes the United States government's environmental policies. Battle between the Congress and the administration over the management of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; Political factors that influence the policies.
- LEGISLATIVE LOWDOWN. Franc, Mike // Human Events;3/21/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p9
Presents updates on several pieces of legislation in the U.S. as of March 2005. Rejection of the proposal of U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) regarding the prevention of oil and natural gas drilling on a parcel in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska; Efforts of Senate Budget...
- Inside Washington. // National Journal;10/27/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 43, p3305
Presents news briefs on politics and governance in the United States as of October 27, 2001. Possible terrorist attack on the World Trade Organization ministerial meeting in Doha, Qatar; Congressional disputes over oil drilling in the Artic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska; California...
- EVANS & NOVAK. Novak, Robert // Human Events;05/07/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 17, p10
Presents updates on politics in the United States as of May 7, 2001. Possible appointees for judicial positions; Concerns on the opening of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska; Nominees for the Republican leadership.
- Over a Barrel. // New Republic;8/20/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 8, p7
Reveals that oil exploration in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is not only beneficial for the United States, its environmental impact is also negligible. Call to Democrats for compromise by approving the exploration in exchange for increasing the fuel-economy standards for sport...
- ARCTIC WILDERNESS BILL INTRODUCED. // National Parks;Mar/Apr89, Vol. 63 Issue 3/4, p17
Reports on the introduction of bills to the U.S. Congress to designate as wilderness the 1.5-million-acre coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in 1989. Aim to halt the plans of the U.S. Interior Department for oil and gas development in the area; Debate between...
- Should the U.S. Congress Allow Oil Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? PRO & CON. // Congressional Digest;Jun/Jul2001, Vol. 80 Issue 6/7, p174
Presents opposing views on the question of whether the United States Congress should allow oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. Senator Frank H. Murkowski; Mark Rubin of the American Petroleum Institute; Matthew R. Simmons of Simmons & Co. International; Senators...
- RIGHT & LEFT: Congressional Votes. Lee, Robert W. // Insight on the News;5/27/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p40
Presents updates on U.S. congressional votes on various issues as of May 2003. Proposed oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska; Information on the 2004 budget resolution; Passage of legislation banning civil lawsuits against the gun industry.
- House Keeps ANWR Drilling In Energy Bill. // Human Events;4/28/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 14, p26
Reports on the rejection of an amendment to an energy bill by the U.S. House on April 10, 2003, which would have removed the section allowing oil and gas exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Background on the amendment; Argument of Representative Jan Schakowski (D-Ill.) to...