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Senator Maria Cantwell weighs in against ConocoPhillips’ Willow Arctic drilling project

The poten­tial dev­as­ta­tion to Arc­tic ecosys­tems, from cli­mate dam­age, “is irre­versible and irre­spon­si­ble to future gen­er­a­tions,” said Cantwell. “Oil com­pa­nies already have record prof­its and access to drilling rights on mil­lions of acres of pub­lic lands which they should be using to meet our cur­rent fos­sil fuel needs.”