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More arctic drilling could help fund the federal tax bill

Scott Tong Nov 9, 2017
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More arctic drilling could help fund the federal tax bill

Scott Tong Nov 9, 2017
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The debate over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge has returned to Washington, this time tied to the fast-moving tax bill on Capitol Hill. Bill supporters hope that opening up the arctic to more federal drilling leases could generate $1 billion in federal revenue. But some market projections put the amount at far less than that.

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