Trump administration angers vulnerable Republicans with offshore-drilling expansion and marijuana crackdown

THE BIG IDEA: With the proposed expansion of offshore drilling and a crackdown on marijuana, the Trump administration created huge political headaches Thursday for scores of Republicans who were already facing a tough environment in 2018…. Read More

Trump administration plan would widely expand drilling in U.S. continental waters

The Trump administration unveiled a controversial proposal Thursday to permit drilling in most U.S. continental-shelf waters, including protected areas of the Arctic and the Atlantic, where oil and gas exploration is opposed by governors from New Jersey to… Read More