Cantwell Secures Victories for Communities Near National Forests
Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, (D-Wash.) ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, announced that the U.S. Forest Service will provide nearly $19 million to communities near national forests in Washington state and will hold an additional listening session on the proposed Northwest Forest Plan near the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest on Tuesday, May 5.
Cantwell: ‘Permanently Authorize and Fully Fund Our Country’s Most Successful Conservation Program’
Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, (D-Wash.) ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, called for permanent re-authorization and full funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. During a full committee hearing, Sen. Cantwell urged her colleagues to join her efforts to preserve the program, which provides funds for federal land acquisition and provides matching grants to state and local governments for public outdoor recreation areas and facilities.
Cantwell Requests Information on Regional Impacts of Crude Export Policy on the Pacific Northwest and Highlights the Underestimated Potential of Renewable Energy Sources
Ranking Member Cantwell: Opening Statement from Annual Energy Outlook Hearing