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Rep. Grijalva: House panel considering subpoenas for Interior information

Posted by   /  May 11, 2019  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

 “Those are discussions that are occurring, but I can’t give you a timeline or if we have an okay from everybody at this point,” Rep. Raúl Grijalva told POLITICO. / Alex Edelman/Getty Images By Anthony Adragna and Ben Lefebvre | POLITICO Chairman Raúl Grijalva said on Friday Democrats on the House Natural Resources Committee are […]

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Feds buy land to open up access to 2 Arizona forest areas

Posted by   /  September 26, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

By Isaac Windes | Cronkite News and KTAR The Interior Department’s purchase of a plot of private land will allow public access to 32,600 acres of previously isolated Arizona forest land, a move that drew praise from wilderness advocates and hunters alike this week. The deal announced last week opens up two parcels of public land, one […]

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Zinke recommends keeping all national monuments, downsizing some

Posted by   /  August 25, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Issac Windes | Cronkite News nterior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Thursday he will not call for the removal of any national monuments but will recommend downsizing an unnamed “handful” of monuments in a report to the White House.  The report follows a four-month review of national monuments that were created or expanded since 1996 by […]

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1.4 million weigh in on administration’s review of national monuments

Posted by   /  July 22, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Ben Moffat | Cronkite News Friday, July 21, 2017 WASHINGTON – An Interior Department plan to review recently designated national monuments has drawn more than 1.4 million public comments, a “phenomenal” number that one advocate said he had not seen in 25 years of environmental activism. The comments came in response to President Donald […]

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