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Bill to Sell Off Public Lands Is Stopped for Now

After protests by environmentalists, politicians, hunters, and recreationists,  the bad bill by Chaffetz to sell off 3.3 million acres of public lands was withdrawn.  But the Republican Congress already made it easier to sell off lands by pretending they are worthless by forbidding the Congressional Budget Office from considering  the income from the public lands. […]

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Bear Ears Nat. Mon.

New Monument Protects Wild Canyons in Utah

President Obama protected Utah canyonlands by designating the new Bear Ears National Monument. Native Americans have gathered medicinal plants, firewood, and carried out ceremonies there.  Native Americans will be involved in managing this area. The area will be protected from oil and gas drilling and development.  Please call your federal senators and representative, telling them […]

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