Offshore revenue fight is front-and-center for climate swing votes

Here’s what Webb said when the White House announced plans in late March to proceed with a lease sale off Virginia’s coast:

“This policy should be coupled with a fair and equitable formula for profit-sharing between the federal and state government in order to attract well-paying jobs to the Commonwealth and support a range of projects, from clean energy development to transportation infrastructure to coastal restoration.”

Sen. Lisa MurkowskiLisa MurkowskiTrump targets Murkowski after healthcare votes Warren: Entire country must speak up on GOP healthcare bill Senate rejects ObamaCare repeal, replacement amendment MORE (R-Alaska), another swing vote, wants revenue sharing badly, and her Alaska colleague Mark BegichMark BegichPerez creates advisory team for DNC transition The future of the Arctic 2016’s battle for the Senate: A shifting map MORE (D) supports it too.

But on the other hand, Sens. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) and Jay RockefellerJay RockefellerOvernight Tech: Trump nominates Dem to FCC | Facebook pulls suspected baseball gunman's pages | Uber board member resigns after sexist comment Trump nominates former FCC Dem for another term Obama to preserve torture report in presidential papers MORE (D-W.Va.) , who along with Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) are leading the charge against revenue sharing, are climate swing votes themselves. So stay tuned.