A third of U.S. House Democrats oppose Manchin permitting deal in stopgap spending bill

By: - September 12, 2022 3:26 pm

A celebratory Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) arrives to a news conference about the Inflation Reduction Act outside the U.S. Capitol on Aug. 4, 2022. Now a third of House Democrats object to inclusion of revised environmental permitting rules in the bill. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.