Trump administration cuts oil, gas fees in hundreds of cases

Posted by on June 11, 2020 10:51 am
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BILLINGS, Mont. — The Trump administration has awarded energy companies hundreds of breaks on payments for oil and gas extraction from US lands and the Gulf of Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a government database and federal officials. The temporary breaks on royalty and rental payments are intended to help companies with workforce…