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WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan is embracing the fight against climate change in Congress even as he faces criticism from environmentalists back home for his support of local mining interests.
If it wasn't for the copper-nickel mine that could result in the end, even the most hardened PolyMet opponent could find something to cheer in the proposed land exchange between the federal government and the mining company.
By now, comparisons between Watergate and Richard Nixon and the Russia investigation and Donald Trump have become stale.
Soon after Trump entered the White House, his national security adviser Michael Flynn was forced to resign after getting caught up in the investigation into Russian meddling in the last year’s election.
U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan has joined the Congressional Climate Solutions Caucus.
The Democrat from northeastern Minnesota announced Friday that he was the first Minnesotan to do so and that he also recruited Rep. David Joyce, an Ohio Republican, to join him.
PolyMet, in the midst of a legal battle over a federal land exchange for a proposed copper-nickel mine on the East Range, has a bipartisan group of congressmen ready to push the swap through as law.
MOUNTAIN IRON/ELY — For most of the first half of 2017, the Iron Range has remained laser-focused on its goals in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KDAL) - The U-S House Great Lakes Task Force that includes Congressmen Rick Nolan of Minnesota and Sean Duffy of Wisconsin released a statement last week after news that an Asian carp was caught past protective barriers about nine miles from Lake Michigan.
WASHINGTON: A bipartisan bill seeking to revoke Pakistan’s status as a major non-NATO-ally (MNNA) was moved by two US Congressmen in the House of Representatives on Thursday.
Republican Congressman Ted Poe and Democratic lawmaker Rick Nolan introduced the bill, HR 3000.
Republicans and Democrats on Congress on Wednesday introduced legislation that would push the Trump administration to stop delaying a key effort to stop the Asian carp invasion of the Great Lakes.