ANWR Drilling Discussion Continues in DC

Photo by Libby Casey, APRN - Washington DC: Advocates for and against drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge testified before the House Natural Resources Committee Wednesday. From left: Kaktovik City Council Member Fenton Rexford, "Ice Road Truckers" star Carey Hall with Carlile Trucking, Fairbanks union leader Tim Sharp and David Jenkins with Republicans for Environmental Protection.

The decades-long debate over drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge continued in Washington on Wednesday, this time with a focus on what exploration would mean for jobs and the U.S. economy.

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