• — “Top Dems: Raise drilling royalty rates,” June 19, 2015, The Hill

 

 

  • — “Taxpayers don’t get ‘fair share’ under current royalty rate — report,” June 18, 2015, Greenwire

 

  • — “Coal giant Peabody faces federal scrutiny over clean-up insurance,” June 4, 2015, Reuters

 

 

  • — “Senate Dem bill to take shot at federal coal-mining program,” May 13, 2015, Washington Examiner

 

  • — “Report: Government waste of natural gas costs taxpayers millions,” May 6, 2015, Associated Press

 

 

  • — “A battle royale over Montana coal royalties,” May 1, 2015, Billings Gazette

 

  • — “Interior considers hike in oil and gas royalty rates,” April 21, 2015, High Country News

 

  • — “When you see flaring from space, it’s a problem,” April 20, 2015, Albuquerque Journal

 

  • — “Feds weigh drilling fee hike,” April 17, 2015, The Hill

 

  • — “Obama administration proposes sweeping rule changes for oil and gas on federal land,” April 17, 2015, Casper Star Tribune

 

  • — “Obama moves forward on new oil and gas rules for public lands,” April 17, 2015, Fuel Fix

 

  • — “On natural resources, GOP Congress must focus on fair returns for taxpayers,” March 10, 2015, The Hill

 

  • — “Battle royal: Coal companies, critics face off over proposal to reform federal royalties,” February 23, 2015, Casper Star-Tribune

 

  • — “Federal Coal Program Costing Taxpayers And States More Than $1 Billion Per Year In Lost Royalties,” January 28, 2015, ThinkProgress

 

  • — “King Coal Is Merrily Fiddling the Taxpayer,” January 12, 2015, Newsweek

 

 

  • — “Royalties for oil were too low — former BLM chief,” November 25, 2014, E&E News

 

  • — “Anti-Flaring Sentiment Strong in the West, Poll Shows,” October 14, 2014, Natural Gas Intel

 

  • — “Dems, GOP taxpayers agree: Natural gas flaring is wasteful,” October 10, 2014, Durango Herald

 

  • — “Methane pollution from federal lands rising, oil boom to blame,” October 6, 2014, Fuel Fix

 

  • — “Poll: Public wants action on flaring,” October 9, 2014, Fuel Fix

 

  • — “Fair returns from public lands must be on the table during oil export debate,” September 24, 2014, The Hill

 

  • “House Democrats call for higher federal onshore royalty rates,” August 11, 2014, Oil & Gas Journal

 

  • — “Modernizing BLM onshore rental rates would generate $56M annually — report,” August 7, 2014, E&E News

 

  • — “Oil Drillers’ Burning of Natural Gas Costs U.S. Millions in Revenue,” May 24, 2014, National Geographic

 

  • — “BLM Sees ‘urgency’ in planned methane crackdown,” March 20, 2014, Greenwire

 

  • — “Report: Oil exports and higher royalties should go together,” March 10, 2014, Fuel Fix

 

  • — “Royalty Rates for Drilling on Public Lands Still Too Low, New Report Says,” December 30, 2013, Westword

 

  • — “Colorado Gets Shorted on Oil and Gas Royalties,” December 23, 2013, Durango Herald

 

  • — “U.S. Is Making A Lot Less Off Drilling On Public Lands Than It Should Be,” December 17, 2013, Huffington Post

 

  • — “GAO: Outdated Interior regs costing taxpayers,” December 17, 2013, The Hill

 

  • — “Critics: Oil, gas royalty rate costing Coloradans millions,” November 29, 2013, Denver iJournal