Jayson O'Neill

News Releases

February 4, 2019 by

WVP Statement on David Bernhardt’s Nomination for Interior Secretary

Following breaking news that President Donald Trump nominated David Bernhardt as the new Secretary of the Interior, Western Values Project Executive Director Chris Saeger issued the following statement: “With his […]

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January 29, 2019 by

ICYMI: Trump and Bureau of Land Management Reinstating Lawbreaking Extremists’ Federal Grazing Permits

By allowing these lawbreaking extremists back on public lands, the Trump administration is sending the message that politics will always trump our American birthright.

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January 28, 2019 by

Western Values Project To Interior: Keep Public Records Public

Interior Department Proposes Rule to Limit Access to Public Records Western Values Project (WVP) submitted a formal comment opposing the Interior Department’s recent proposal that would significantly reshape how the […]

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January 4, 2019 by

Your top priority for 2019?

All of us at Western Values Project are excited for the year ahead and the challenges and opportunities to come. But before that, let’s recap everything this community achieved in […]

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Blog

January 3, 2019 by

Interior Department Proposes Rule to Limit Access to Public Records

In An Effort to Thwart Transparency, Proposal Would Restrict Public’s and Media’s Ability to Obtain Agency Records Over the holiday and during the federal government shutdown, the Interior Department quietly […]

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December 18, 2018 by

Five Questions Trump’s Interior Secretary Nominee Needs to Answer

The American Public Deserves to Know How Their Public Lands, National Parks and Wildlife Will be Managed As former scandal-plagued Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke resigns, due to pressure from the […]

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December 16, 2018 by

ZINKE’S ATTACKS ON PUBLIC LANDS END

Tell the Senate: NO MORE CONFLICTS OF INTEREST. We demand a conflict-free Interior Secretary >>

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October 2, 2018 by

ICYMI: Watchdog Writes to Defense Department for Information on Zinke’s National Security Role

Western Values Project sent a letter to the Secretary of Defense and Navy Secretary after Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke floated the idea that the U.S. Navy could impose a blockade on Russia, if necessary, to prevent their energy from reaching markets.

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October 1, 2018 by

Beloved Public Lands and Parks Conservation Program Expires; Faux “Conservationist” Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Missing in Action

The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) which has successfully funded over 41,000 conservation and lands projects at the federal, state and regional levels over the past five decades, failed to receive reauthorization by the September 30th deadline.

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September 12, 2018 by

Royalty Policy Committee Holds Fourth Public Meeting to Help Industry, Shortchange Taxpayers

Interior Has Been Sued for Stacking the Deck with Too Many Industry Representatives, New RPC Chairman Just Another Major Oil and Gas Ally The Interior Department’s Royalty Policy Committee (RPC) […]

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