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April 5, 2019 by

Heinrich Sides With Trump in Voting to Confirm Swamp-Creature Nominee to Oversee Public Lands

Bernhardt is Trump’s Most Conflicted Cabinet Nominee Senator Martin Heinrich sided with President Trump in voting for conflict-ridden Interior Secretary nominee and ex-lobbyist David Bernhardt. Bernhardt’s nomination will now move […]

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April 4, 2019 by

Interior Secretary Nominee David Bernhardt One Step Closer to Joining Trump’s Swamp-Filled Cabinet With Help of Key Western Senators McSally, Gardner, Daines and Heinrich

Western Values Project Statement on Committee Vote to Confirm Conflicted Ex-Lobbyist Today the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee voted 14-6 to move controversial Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt’s nomination […]

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April 3, 2019 by

BREAKING: Sen. Wyden Calls for Delay of David Bernhardt Committee Vote Following New Ethics Violations Investigation

Washington Post: “Interior watchdog reviewing allegations that acting secretary violated Trump ethics pledge” Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) today called on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee to delay its […]

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March 28, 2019 by

Key Questions Remain After Interior Nominee David Bernhardt’s Confirmation Hearing

After the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a confirmation hearing on Interior Secretary nominee and former mega-lobbyist David Bernhardt, Western Values Project issued the following statement and list […]

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March 26, 2019 by

Group Launches Six-Figure Ad Buys Calling on Gardner & McSally to Oppose Bernhardt Nomination

Montana-based conservation watchdog group Western Values Project (WVP) Action announced a multi-platform ad campaign in Arizona and Colorado targeting Senators Cory Gardner and Martha McSally, calling on them to oppose […]

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March 26, 2019 by

Group Launches Six-Figure Ad Buy Calling on Sen. McSally to Oppose Bernhardt Nomination

Montana-based conservation watchdog group Western Values Project (WVP) Action announced a multi-platform ad campaign in Arizona targeting Senator Martha McSally, calling on her to oppose David Bernhardt’s nomination to serve […]

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March 26, 2019 by

Group Launches Six-Figure Ad Buy Calling on Sen. Gardner to Oppose Bernhardt Nomination

Montana-based conservation watchdog group Western Values Project (WVP) Action announced a multi-platform ad campaign in Colorado targeting Senator Cory Gardner, calling on him to oppose David Bernhardt’s nomination to serve […]

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March 25, 2019 by

At Confirmation Hearing, will Gardner Stand Up for Colorado’s Public Lands?

This Thursday, Senator Cory Gardner’s powerful Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold hearings on former big-oil lobbyist David Bernhardt’s nomination to lead the Department of Interior. Western Values […]

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March 21, 2019 by

Acting Interior Secretary Bernhardt Puts Public Land Sale/Disposal Back on the Table

Western Values Project Statement on Interior’s Faux Order on Public Access After Acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt issued a Secretarial Order on federal public lands disposal, Western Values Project Executive […]

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March 21, 2019 by

New polling shows Sen. Gardner’s constituents strongly opposed to confirming David Bernhardt as Interior Secretary

Polling in Colorado shows Sen. Gardner at-risk of losing his constituents’ support by voting to confirm Bernhardt Western Values Project today released new statewide polling highlighting Colorado voters’ strong opposition […]

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