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Williston Basin Petroleum Conference announces keynotes, speaker line-up

The Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, the largest oil and gas conference focused on the Williston Basin and the Bakken,  announced its keynotes and headlining speakers. The conference will be held May 22-24, 2018 at the Bismarck Event Center in Bismarck, ND. The WBPC will feature a lineup of more than 40 speakers and presenters, each sharing their insights on the ...

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Montana Rep. votes for conservation fund

U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont., on Thursday was the sole Republican to break with party lines by voting for a measure that would have permanently authorized the Land and Water Conservation Fund, which expired at the end of last month. The reauthorization, offered as an amendment in the House Natural Resources Committee, failed 22-16. The fund is a 50-year-old program ...

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Zinke a key lawmaker in removing U.S. crude export ban

U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont., is making his case for removing the national ban on crude exports. Zinke told journalists Wednesday the 1970s ban on exporting U.S. oil is hurting the economy, both nationally and in Montana. He estimated that increased Bakken activity resulting from oil exports would create 2,400 jobs in Montana, primarily in the Eastern Montana oil patch ...

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