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Democrats may use massive spending bill to overturn 2017 law requiring drilling in ANWR

Democrats may try to use their $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill push for a reversal of a provision in 2017 legislation requiring drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) in Alaska.

“The Natural Resources Committee has a markup coming up and I’m sure that this is something we’ll be debating in the context of that,” Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.) told The Hill in an interview when asked about the possibility of a reversal in the reconciliation package.

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