Barrasso Leads Strategic Production Response Act
The Strategic Production Response Act would require the administration to boost oil and gas production on federal lands and waters before tapping the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
January 26, 2023
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (ENR), along with Senators Jim Risch (R-ID), Mike Lee (R-UT), Steve Daines (R-MT), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), John Hoeven (R-ND), James Lankford (R-OK), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), Roger Marshall (R-KS), and Kevin Cramer (R-ND) introduced S.31, the Strategic Production Response (SPR) Act, to prioritize American energy production.
“America is stronger and safer when we are energy independent,” said Barrasso. “The Biden administration agenda...
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