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News Tipoffs for Oregon Editors Newsletter for Sunday July 26, 2020 ( 5 items )  

House Appropriations Issues Report on Energy & Water Development - Title II - Department of the Interior (Part 4 of 12)
WASHINGTON, July 25 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-449) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7613) making appropriations for energy and water development for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. Marcy Kaptur, D-Ohio, on July 15. (Continued from Part 3 of 12) TITLE II--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Central Utah Project CENTRAL UTAH PROJECT COMPLETION ACCOUNT Appropriation, 2020 ... $20,000,000 Budget estimate, 2021 .  more

House Appropriations Issues Report on Interior, EPA - Title I - Department of the Interior - BLM (Part 2 of 15)
WASHINGTON, July 25 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-448) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7612) making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, Environmental Protection Agency and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minnesota, on July 14. (Continued from Part 1 of 15) TITLE I--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management MANAGEMENT OF LANDS AND RESOURCES   more

House Appropriations Issues Report on Interior, EPA - Title I - U.S. Geological Survey (Part 4 of 15)
WASHINGTON, July 25 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-448) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7612) making appropriations for the Department of the Interior, Environmental Protection Agency and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minnesota, on July 14. (Continued from Part 3 of 15) United States Geological Survey Originating in 1879, the United States Geological Survey (USGS or  more

Rep. Defazio Issues Statement on William M. Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- Rep. Peter A. Defazio, D-Oregon, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on July 22, entitled "William M. Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021": I will vote in support of H.R. 6395, the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021. Make no mistake: I have opposed NDAA legislation in previous years, and I still have concerns about a number of provisions   more

Senate Conducted 9 Committee Hearings on July 22
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The U.S. Senate conducted nine committee hearings on July 22, 2020: UNITED STATES AND CHINA Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Policy concluded a hearing to examine the United States and China, focusing on winning the economic competition, after receiving testimony from J. Christopher Giancarlo, Willkie Farr and Gallagher, Jersey City, New Jersey; Tim Morrison, Hudson Institute, and Martjin Rasser, Center for a New American Securit  more