Why the U.S. Needs Mine Permitting Reform
May 23, 2023
Nearly two decades ago, the U.S. attracted almost 20 percent of t...
Rick Morrison, former president of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, discusses the benefits of minerals development to Alaska’s economy, and how a proposed 12.5 percent gross royalty tax on hardrock mining could increase America’s dependence on foreign minerals and stand in the way of economic growth.
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