Environmentalist Groups Took PPP Loans

Environmentalist groups berated fossil fuel companies for taking Paycheck Protection Program money, but had no problem bellying up to the bar to take a share of the loot. Millions of dollars went to a number of green groups despite probably having fat bank accounts themselves. If fossil fuel companies shouldn't get government loans then the … Continue reading Environmentalist Groups Took PPP Loans

Environmentalists Litigate to Stop Trump Proposed Border Wall in Arizona

The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) has filed a lawsuit requesting a federal judge to issue an injunction to halt a proposal to replace existing vehicle barricades in Arizona along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Associated Press quotes green groups who say the present barriers allow wildlife to pass through but the proposed new ones would … Continue reading Environmentalists Litigate to Stop Trump Proposed Border Wall in Arizona

Environmentalists Sue Oregon Ranchers Pardoned by Trump

Tim Pearce | May 14, 2019 - The Daily Caller Three environmental groups sued the federal government on Monday to block the renewal of a 10-year grazing permit for Oregon ranchers Dwight and Steven Hammond, The Oregonian reports. Western Watersheds Project, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians filed suit against the Bureau of … Continue reading Environmentalists Sue Oregon Ranchers Pardoned by Trump

Environmentalists Seek More Grizzly Bear Attacks in Idaho, Montana and Wyoming

Environmentalist groups, such as the Center for Biological Diversity, have successfully blocked grizzly bear hunting in Idaho, Montana and Wyoming by having a federal court re-list the animal as an endangered species. In reality, the environmentalist groups seek more grizzly attacks on humans by wanting larger bear populations. Hopefully, the governors of the three aforementioned … Continue reading Environmentalists Seek More Grizzly Bear Attacks in Idaho, Montana and Wyoming

Ryan Zinke Correctly Blames Environmentalist Lawsuits for California Wildfires

President Trump's Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, authored an opinion piece published in USA Today on Wednesday blaming environmentalists and the lawsuits they file for California's wildfires, including the ones burning in other areas of the western United States. In his op-ed, Interior Secretary Zinke made the case for active forest management (which includes logging, prescribed … Continue reading Ryan Zinke Correctly Blames Environmentalist Lawsuits for California Wildfires

Environmentalists Seek to Shut Down Livestock Ranching … Again!

Attorneys with the Oregon Natural Desert Association and the Center for Biological Diversity have filed notices of appeal related to a 2003 lawsuit over grazing impacts on bull trout in Oregon’s Malheur National Forest in which the ruling handed down by the Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals at that time favored ranchers, respectfully. According … Continue reading Environmentalists Seek to Shut Down Livestock Ranching … Again!

Environmentalist Fearmongering Over Trump Hunting Policy

The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) says the Trump Administration's reversal of the Obama-era rule for hunting on federal on national parks means they will become nothing more than game breeding grounds. According to The London Times, the Trump administration has reversed the Obama administration's rule of banning hunting on Alaska federal reserves and turning … Continue reading Environmentalist Fearmongering Over Trump Hunting Policy

Blame environmentalists for California wildfires

An insightful and fascinating commentary is posted at The American Thinker. In it, author Richard Zuber systematically lays out how environmentalist policies were a major factor in contributing to California's wildfires that raged for most of December. In part, Zuber points out: According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), shrubs … Continue reading Blame environmentalists for California wildfires

War on the Little Guy: Endangered Species

Journalist John Stossel reveals how endangered species laws lead to perverse incentives for governments to restrict private property use and what property owners do to continue to be able to use their land. Stossel interviews an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity who is one of many environmentalist groups that sue government agencies to … Continue reading War on the Little Guy: Endangered Species

Environmentalists oppose President Trump’s swamp drain

One of the major issues President Donald Trump campaigned on was to root out corruption in Washington DC (i.e. drain the swamp). Part of that effort is to scale back bureaucracy by reforming federal agencies. This usually entails having to cut or reassign staff. However, according to The Blaze environmentalists (not surprisingly) are completely against … Continue reading Environmentalists oppose President Trump’s swamp drain