by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on November 7, 2014
High-profile Republican candidates who won competitive races in the West deliberately distanced themselves from their party’s platform, or avoided taking a stance on the issue.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 10, 2014
On Friday, President Obama designated 350,000 acres of national forest just north of Los Angeles as the newest monument of his administration.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on October 10, 2014 Updated: October 10, 2014
In previously unreported comments that were captured on video, Colorado Republican attorney general candidate Cynthia Coffman can be seen telling supporters that she intends to lead a legal fight against the U.S. government.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on September 25, 2014
"These lands belong to all of us, and it is imperative that we keep it that way," said Sen. Martin Heinrich.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on September 10, 2014
Republican nominee Bob Beauprez said in the first gubernatorial debate that "this is a fight we have to wage."
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on September 3, 2014
The thirteenth joined the list after a razor-thin election in Arizona on Tuesday.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on August 14, 2014
The Republican Party’s endorsement of public land seizures and sell-offs would “cause Teddy Roosevelt to turn over in his grave,” said Ken Salazar.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on August 7, 2014
After a national outcry over the Bush administration's drilling policies, the Obama administration set out to reform oil and gas extraction on public lands. That effort is now on trial in Utah.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 31, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
Despite a recent claims by lawmakers, as well as a house bill addressing the issue, border protection likely isn't compromised by public lands along the border.
by Posted on July 31, 2014 Updated: July 31, 2014
The Spruce Stomp sale is not unique in this respect; since 1990, roughly 90 percent of all “competitive” federal lease sales have only had one bidder.