This committee’s plans for budget reconciliation instructions are at best a partisan government overreach and at worst a means to hamstring the economy, cripple domestic energy production, and make the U.S. dependent on foreign adversaries. Committee Republicans stand united in strong opposition to the package.


Budget Reconciliation Lowlights
Full Committee Markup Information + Livestream Link
Top 10 Reasons to Oppose Budget Reconciliation 
Staff Briefing Presentation
Full Committee Markup Memo
Chairman Grijalva's Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to the Committee Print
Dissenting Views
Committee Print, as Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources

Stakeholder Statements and Letters

Joint Trades Resources Reconciliation Letter
IPAA Letter Opposing Reconciliation
Joint Letter in Opposition to Grand Canyon Mineral Withdrawal
NMA Letter Opposing Hardrock Reconciliation Provision
API Statement on Reconciliation
NMA Letter Opposing Coal Reconciliation Provision 
IADC Letter
House Natural Resources Committee Should Consider Consumers, Environment and Energy Goals in Determining Reconciliation Budget
IADC Letter Highlighting Methane Emissions Fee or Tax Concerns
NOIA Background Information
National Taxpayer's Union Memo
Industrial Energy Consumers of America Letter of Support for Resolution Copper Mine

Press Releases

Republican Committee Leaders Urge Grijalva to Postpone Markup | August 30, 2021
Committee Democrats Reject Commonsense Amendments | September 2, 2021
Westerman Critiques Build Back Better Plan as Lopsided, Dangerous  | November 19, 2021

In the News

Park or pork? House Republicans roast Pelosi over $200 million for San Francisco’s Presidio  | Washington Times
Democrats, Republicans Clash Over Climate Plan As Storms, Floods, Wildfires Batter U.S.  | Newsweek
Pelosi hears from GOP as Dem bill directs $200M to park in her San Francisco district | Fox Business
Resources panel girds for partisan reconciliation clash  | E&E
Avoid Taliban-controlled critical mineral supply chains with American innovation | Washington Examiner

Key Amendments

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