Policy

Promising Reform Bill Could Unlock Our Minerals Potential

February 26, 2018

Rep. Mark Amodei (R-Nev.) and Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) recently introduced the “National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act.”

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Land Withdrawals Threaten Minnesota Community’s Future

August 09, 2017

Residents of Minnesota are fighting to save jobs after the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced a proposal to withdraw 235,000 acres of federal land from minerals exploration and development.

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As mining companies seek to supply U.S. infrastructure revitalization, permitting delays slow progress

July 17, 2017

As the administration pushes a $1 trillion national infrastructure program, with an explicit desire to use American-made materials, experts say mine permitting delays could prevent that vision from becoming reality, and in turn could make the U.S. more reliant on mineral imports.

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New Survey Reveals Most Attractive Locations for Mining Investment

March 16, 2017

Saskatchewan, Canada, ranked number one in investment attractiveness according to the Fraser Institute’s recently released 2016 Annual Survey of Mining Companies.

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Mineral Import Reliance on the Rise

February 16, 2017

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) released its 2017 Minerals Commodity Summaries, and the news isn’t good.

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