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December 5, 2019 by

Top Interior Nomination Halted over Offshore Drilling Concerns

MacGregor Has a Long History of Bowing to Oil and Gas Industry Demands; Potentially Perjured Herself in Front of Congress Kate MacGregor’s nomination to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior […]

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December 4, 2019 by

Grand Canyon Under Threat As Trump’s Nuclear Working Group Considers Allowing Uranium Mining

Pressure Mounts from Right-Wing Industry Groups to Revoke Protections, Allow Uranium Mining Around Grand Canyon Right-wing groups like the Heritage Foundation have previously recommended revoking the mineral withdrawal area, which would […]

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December 3, 2019 by

Interior Secretary Bernhardt Disregards Court Ruling, Pushes Oil Leasing in Protected Sage Grouse Habitat

Bernhardt Continues to Showcase His Alliances to His Former Extractive Industry Clients   The Interior Department will plow forward with oil and gas lease sales in critical sage-grouse habitat, despite a […]

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December 2, 2019 by

Oil and Gas Favors Continue During Trump Impeachment Proceedings

Under the Cover of Impeachment, Interior Secretary Bernhardt Greenlights An Offshore Oil and Gas Giveaway  Under the cloud of impeachment, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is still doling out favors to […]

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November 26, 2019 by

The Clock is Ticking for the Senate to Fund Critical Public Lands Program

If Senate Does Not Pass Land and Water Conservation Fund Before New Year, Public Lands Funding Will Remain Uncertain   Just last week, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee passed […]

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November 25, 2019 by

BLOG: William Pendley Can’t be Trusted at the Bureau of Land Management

William Perry Pendley — a known anti-public lands zealot and acting director of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) — is pushing for an official nomination to lead the BLM. […]

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November 25, 2019 by

A Million Reasons Senator Gardner is Pushing for Bureau of Land Management Move

Lead Advocate to Move Public Lands Management Agency Into Office with Special Interests Fills Campaign Coffers With Oil and Gas Cash Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) received tens of thousands of […]

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November 21, 2019 by

National Parks Privatization Threat Remains Despite Outcry

Dangerous Parks Privatization Plan Still Under Consideration Even After Industry-Laden Committee Disbanded The contentious proposal to begin privatizing America’s national parks is still “under review,” according to the Acting Director […]

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November 19, 2019 by

Public Lands Fund Advances Out of Senate Committee Thanks to Pressure From Constituents and Groups

Only First Step in Ensuring Full Funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund Today, the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources voted to advance a bill that would […]

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November 19, 2019 by

Senate Committee Advances Controversial Interior Nominee Despite Conflicted Past, Industry Allyship

MacGregor Misled Congress In Answer at Confirmation Hearing The nomination of Kate MacGregor to be Interior’s Deputy Secretary was advanced out of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee despite […]

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