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October 22, 2019 by

Breaking: Bernhardt Weakens Endangered Species Protections to Benefit Former Client

Statement by Western Values Project Deputy Director Jayson O’Neill: “Once again, Interior Secretary Bernhardt — the Trump administration’s most conflicted and corrupt cabinet member — has put the wishlist of […]

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October 18, 2019 by

Trump’s Logging Proposal in the Tongass National Forest Reveals Interior Ties to Timber Industry

Interior’s Deputy Solicitor for Parks and Wildlife Has Ties to Logging Industry; Sued to Log Tongass  Recent reporting from the Washington Post revealed the Trump administration’s new push to expand […]

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October 18, 2019 by

Critical Public Lands Program Still in Limbo as Congress Returns to DC

Key Western Senators Still Haven’t Secured Full Funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund Despite Promises Despite repeated empty promises from Western Senators like Cory Gardner (R-CO), Martha McSally […]

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October 17, 2019 by

Trump Administration Loses Attempt to Roll Back Sage-Grouse Habitat Protections for Special Interests

Former Mega-Lobbyist and Natural Resources Lawyer turned-Interior Secretary Bernhardt Fails in Court Again A federal judge blocked the Trump administration’s attempt to roll back sage-grouse habitat protections for special interests, […]

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October 17, 2019 by

Anti-Public Lands Extremist Heads to Capitol Hill

Jennifer Fielder Doesn’t Represent Montanans or Westerns Views, Instead Amplifying Fringe Anti-Public Lands Groups’ Views Today, American Lands Council (ALC) CEO Jennifer Fielder will appear before the House Natural Resources […]

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October 16, 2019 by

Undermining Own Talking Points, Pendley Says Local Oil and Gas Development Decisions Will Be Made in DC

Anti-Public Lands Zealot Head of BLM Says Local Offices Will Not Have Decision-Making Authority When It Comes to Local Decisions’ Acting Director of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) William […]

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October 16, 2019 by

New Mining Regulation Rollbacks Point to Interior Secretary’s Industry Ties

Interior Secretary’s Newest Conflicts of Interest Concerning Mining Mineral Regulation Rollbacks A new rule proposed by the Interior Department would allow the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to rent public […]

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October 11, 2019 by

Plans to Privatize National Parks Outlined in Trump Admin Memo, Would Enrich Donors & Special Interests

Controversial Move Would Cost Park Goers and Help Trump Campaign Donors  A new memo from a Department of the Interior’s industry-ladened “Made in America” Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee proposes recommendations […]

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October 11, 2019 by

Interior Secretary Bernhardt Avoids Corruption Questions, Leaves West High and Dry

Bailing Bernhardt Abandons Defense of Culture of Corruption and Leaves Hired Anti-Public Lands Zealot to Pick Up the Pieces Today, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt was supposed to sit-down for an […]

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October 9, 2019 by

New Report Details Consequences of Bureau of Land Management Move

Report Outlines Deliberate Attempt to Eviscerate Public Lands Agency, Calls for Immediate Congressional Oversight  Today, Western Values Project, a conservation watchdog group based in Montana, released a report analyzing the […]

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