Hogan Protests Trumps Atlantic Coast Drilling Plan

The Trump administration unveiled its plan on Thursday to significantly expand offshore oil and gas drilling, including along the Atlantic Coast, a proposal that drew sharp criticism from Democrats and some Republicans.

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said the administration’s five-year plan would open up 90 percent of U.S. offshore reserves to drilling — representing the largest expansion in the nation’s history. The proposal would increase drilling off the coast of California, in the Arctic and along the Eastern Seaboard, from Maine to Florida.


READ MORE HERE: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/blog/bs-md-trump-drilling-20180104-story.html