Fla. Lawmakers Push For Offshore Oil Drilling
The measure, approved by the Policy Council of the Florida House of Representatives on Tuesday, aims to lift the state's long-running ban on oil and gas production in state waters, and would give the state's governor the power to review and approve industry plans to drill between 3 and 10 miles off Florida's coast.
House Speaker-designee Dean Cannon, a Republican, added...
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