Stalled critical minerals bills get a push
Private sector coalition urges Capitol Hill lawmakers to move legislation meant to encourage domestic mining of vital minerals
Last updated 7/27/2014 at Noon
A coalition of 38 companies and organizations, representing a broad spectrum of America's economy, is urging lawmakers on Capitol Hill to dust off pending critical minerals legislation and send a version to the White House for President Barack Obama's signature.
"Updating our geologic data, reducing delays in permitting, bolstering research, and encouraging efficient use can pay dividends for...