Tag: Trump administration
The roughly 9 million acres that the administration wants to open up now have been protected since the 2001 by the Roadless Area Conservation Rule, or Roadless Rule.
“We’ve blocked any new federal leasing in California in court for eight years now, and we’ll fight this too.”
The administration’s latest attempt to undermine the Clean Water Act would jeopardize tribal and state rights to protect their water quality
“I don’t trust him.”
While environmentalists and large oil companies including Shell, BP and ExxonMobil oppose the changes to the rules, the Trump administration said the move will benefit smaller producers.
“What is best for big business and Washington lobbyists is rarely what is best for local communities.”
The order, which is temporary, gives the Trump administration authority to start the wall projects where fencing already exists.
We'll judge Trump Medieval Madness as we do other historic low points, like McCarthyism, interning the Japanese or 250 years of slavery plus a century of Jim Crow brutality.
“We’re looking at the infringement on our rights that is just escalating.”
“The pandemic is clearly getting worse in states nationwide—and instead of trying harder to stop it, President Trump is apparently trying harder to hide it.”