House votes to block offshore drilling across U.S. for one year – The Hill

House votes to block offshore drilling across U.S. for one year – The Hill

June 21, 2019 – A spending bill passed by the House late Thursday would block offshore drilling along most U.S. shores, taking development of all of the Atlantic and Pacific coasts off the table.

Passed as part of a bill funding the Department of the Interior, the measure would bar new offshore development through fiscal 2020.

Link to The Hill – full article here.