Governor Mark Gordon recently announced that, as a response to rising gasoline prices, he has created a Gas and Diesel Price Working Group that will "focus on ways to find relief for consumers feeling the pinch of rising fuel costs."
The Biden administration has recommended an overhaul of the nation’s oil and gas leasing program to focus on areas that are most suitable for energy development and raise costs for energy companies to drill on public lands and water.
The White House is making clear that President Joe Biden is opposed to letting the federal gasoline tax rise at the rate of inflation to help pay for an infrastructure package that a bipartisan group of 21 senators is trying to craft.
Governor Gordon recently issued a statement in response to the Biden Administration's announcement that it plans to withdraw a Trump-era rule regarding the lowering of royalty payments on fossil fuels.
Governor Mark Gordon has announced that the state of Wyoming filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, challenging the de-facto moratorium on oil and gas leasing on federal land that was issued by President Biden and Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland.