by JIM ROKOSCH as published on The Independent Record “Ryan Zinke may be gone from the Interior Department, but he left plenty of foxes guarding the hen house…” During his two years as secretary, Mr. Zinke never got around to filling several important Interior Department positions, but he […]
By Marjorie Farabee of WHFF and TMR Rescue “…the donkey asks for nothing in payment other than to be treated fairly…” Today of all days, I am struck by the hypocrisy of people who want the wild burros gone from their rightful lands. On this week of Christ’s […]
“Unplug, disengage and wrap your arms around your backyard pasture dolphins, its Sunday. No message here other than the fact that our equine companions may just love us as much as we love them. Keep the faith, my friends!…” ~ R.T.
Privately owned welfare cattle being herded onto public land and wild horse habitat DURING a BLM roundup at Antelope Complex, NV. ~ photo by Terry Fitch of Wild Horse Freedom FederationGrazing Permit Retirement Needed By George Wuerthner published on The Wildlife News “Across the West, livestock grazing is […]
By Coral Davenport as published on The New York Times “At least eight senators, all Democrats, and four government ethics watchdog groups have requested that the Interior Department’s inspector general open formal investigations into various aspects of Mr. Bernhardt’s conduct…” WASHINGTON — The Senate on Thursday voted to […]
Western Caucus Press Release “Sigh…” WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Members of the Senate and Congressional Western Caucus released statements praising the confirmation of David Bernhardt in the U.S. Senate as the 53rd Secretary of the Department of the Interior: Senate Western Caucus Chairman Steve Daines (MT): “David Bernhardt […]
By KEN RITTER as published on WRAL.com “It is painfully obvious that the claims asserted by Bundy … rest upon a fundamentally flawed notion advanced by Bundy since 1998 regarding ownership of federal public lands..” LAS VEGAS — A lawyer for rancher and states’ rights figure Cliven Bundy […]