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Op-ed: U.S. Isn’t Prepared to Meet Mineral, Metal Demands

February 13, 2017

A new government report suggests we must revisit the regulatory regime that restricts hard rock mining in the United States. 

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Press Release: U.S. Minerals Import Reliance Reaches Record Level in 2017

February 02, 2017

With the prospect growing of a major infrastructure build out and renewed emphasis on domestic manufacturing, America’s dependence on imported minerals and metals required for new roads, bridges and the full spectrum of consumer goods is at record levels, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Minerals Information Center’s recently released annual report, Mineral Commodity Summaries 2017.

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Op-ed: Mining advocate’s view: Cumbersome mine permitting leaves U.S. foreign-dependent

January 23, 2017

The age of the electric vehicle is here. No longer are electric vehicles just for the super rich or the environmental activist.

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Op-ed: Mining States Face New Threat From Proposed EPA Bonding Requirements

October 07, 2016

Sometimes we forget that mining continues to be a significant part of the U.S. economy.

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Sen. Murkowski (R-Alaska) Press Release: GOA Finds Serious Gaps in Federal Mineral Policies

October 05, 2016

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Industry leaders want the #permittingprocess included in the President's #regulation reform plan: ow.ly/jVJ330bV6Bz via @nytimes
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"From smartphones to solar panels, mining has become an indispensable industry in the digital age" bit.ly/2qOipmB via @duluthnews
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If we want to rebuild U.S. #infrastructure, we'll need access to U.S. #minerals! Write to your policymakers today:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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