WORC speaks out against Royalty Policy Committee’s lack of transparency and creating rules outside of its jurisdiction.

WORC members outline multiple areas of concern and possible illegality associated with the Royalty Policy Committee. On September 13th, 2018, Ryan Zinke's industry-stacked Royalty Policy Committee met in Denver, Colorado. WORC was there, represented by Western Colorado Alliance member Barbara Vasquez. WORC Chair Beth Kaeding also sent the following letter outlining our call for transparency within the committee's decision-making, as well as concerns that the new Notification to Drill pilot program…

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