There’s one day left to submit public comments in support of Bears Ears National Monument. Bears Ears received a far shorter comment window (just 15 days) than other national monuments under “review” for reduction or outright elimination…

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

President Trump’s proposed FY 2018 budget includes deep cuts to the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, putting Western communities that rely on U.S. public lands for their livelihoods in the cross-hairs…

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Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Today, President Trump plans to unveil his 2018 proposed budget, which is expected to tilt the scale toward special interests instead of the American people…

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Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

The suspension and review of all Interior Department grants over $100,000 has left Colorado Parks & Wildlife (CPW) facing looming budget cuts that could threaten the agency’s ability to preserve the state’s wildlife and conservation lands…

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Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s schedule reveals his priorities. In his first two months on the job, The Washington Post reports Zinke met with executives from nearly two dozen oil and gas firms…

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Friday, May 19th, 2017

As we predicted back in April, David Bernhardt’s confirmation hearing this morning will be a remarkable spectacle for a non-cabinet level position. President Trump’s pick for Deputy Interior Secretary is drawing attention from Denver to Los Angeles to Washington…

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Thursday, May 18th, 2017

President Trump’s pick for Deputy Interior Secretary has more conflicts of interest than we knew. One day ahead of David Bernhardt’s confirmation hearing new CWP research highlights Bernhardt’s connections to corrupt lobbyist Jack Abramoff…

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Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

President Trump’s review of national monuments ignores lessons from the Bush administration. A 2001 review of national monuments designated by Bill Clinton was halted after they proved to be overwhelmingly popular…

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Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Six reasons Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is under pressure this week. 1. His one-sided tour of Utah’s national monuments got noticed by The New York Times and Washington Post, which both highlighted the lack of tribal voices during his visit…

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Monday, May 15th, 2017

The public comment period for President Trump’s national monument review is officially open. You can submit your own comment, and voice your support for our nation’s national monuments, here…

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Friday, May 12th, 2017

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Last chance for Bears Ears

There’s one day left to submit public comments in support of Bears Ears National Monument. Bears Ears received a far shorter comment window (just 15 days) than other national monuments under “review” for reduction or outright elimination…

May 25th, 2017

Budget breakdown

President Trump’s proposed FY 2018 budget includes deep cuts to the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, putting Western communities that rely on U.S. public lands for their livelihoods in the cross-hairs…

May 24th, 2017

The numbers are in

Today, President Trump plans to unveil his 2018 proposed budget, which is expected to tilt the scale toward special interests instead of the American people…

May 23rd, 2017