Debt Limit Compromise Could Include Permitting

Reports say federal lawmakers are working to quickly reach a compromise on a bill to overhaul the nation’s permitting process for energy projects. The White House has said it supports U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-W. Va.) permitting bill, indicating a possible split among Democrats. House GOP leaders are demanding that permitting overhaul language be part of any deal to raise the federal debt ceiling. 5/3/2023