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2005-12-19 15:30:31

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Democrats on Monday threatened a filibuster to stop Republicans from adding language to a must-pass defense spending bill that would allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).

2005-12-19 14:34:13

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Democrats on Monday threatened a filibuster to stop Republicans from adding language to a must-pass defense spending bill that would allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).

2005-12-15 17:28:28

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Democrats said on Thursday said they will fight an effort by Republicans to use a must-pass Defense Department budget bill to open Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling.

2005-12-08 13:13:04

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Energy companies may pay as much as $10 billion for the rights to drill for crude oil in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), double the government's official estimate, the Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.

2005-12-05 14:22:08

KERNERSVILLE, North Carolina (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress should pass legislation to help the oil industry expand American refining capacity, President George W. Bush said on Monday.

2005-11-10 17:51:40

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two dozen moderate House Republicans on Thursday pledged to defy party leaders and vote against the final budget bill if the legislation resuscitates a plan to allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).

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2005-11-04 05:35:00

The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), narrowly rejecting a Democratic attempt to strike the plan from a budget bill.

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2005-11-02 12:30:00

Senate Democrats led an effort on Wednesday to strike language from a budget bill that would allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), but drilling opponents aren't expected to win.

2005-10-26 15:14:37

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House Resources Committee on Wednesday was expected to approve legislation that would allow oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), a key part of the Bush administration's national energy plan.

2005-06-28 00:39:03

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - An Anchorage couple on arafting trip in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge waskilled by a grizzly bear over the weekend, the first recordedfatal bear attack in the protected area, officials said onMonday.


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Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
2013-04-18 00:32:01

Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is located in the most northern area of Alaska, north of the Arctic Circle. The park holds 8,472,506 acres of land and is the second largest national park in the United States. The area was once inhabited by nomadic Native American tribes, including the Nunamuit and the Gwich'in peoples. Evidence of these tribes has been found that dates back as far back as 12,500 years ago. The first American explorers to visit the region in nineteenth century,...

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