Haaland confirmation still moving forward despite block by Daines, Lummis

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Montana Sen. Steve Daines, a Republican, speaks during a signing ceremony for the Great American Outdoors Act in the East Room of the White House on Aug. 4, 2020 in Washington, DC. The new public lands law aims to fix crumbling national park infrastructure and permanently fund The Land and Water Conservation Fund. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.