Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


AP NEWSBREAK: DESERT RACE THROUGH NEVADA MONUMENT UNDER FIRE

From: McClatchy DC

"Ruch also accused the BLM of "engaging in bad faith, if not downright deceptive, public outreach" by failing to provide proper notice or properly review the potential…

LINE IN THE SAND

From: Southern Poverty Law Center

"A radical and growing organization of ‘constitutional sheriffs’ is promoting defiance of federal laws it doesn’t like."

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DESERT RACE THROUGH NEVADA MONUMENT UNDER FIRE

From: Rivet Radio

"A popular off-road race run in Nevada is getting some pushback from conservationists over it's proposed route"

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BLM RACE PLAN MAKES A MOCKERY OF OBAMA DECISION

From: Greenwire

"Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) has filed a formal complaint with the White House and the Interior Department protesting BLM's decision to…

THE FLORIDA CANCER LOTTERY

From: The St. Augustine Record

"Note that in January the Florida chapter of PEER (Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility) released a report on hazardous waste enforcement…

LEGISLATION TO TRANSFER BISON RANGE DRAFTED

From: KBZK 7

"Some of those issues are raised in a suit filed a few weeks ago by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) which argue the switch hasn't been completely…

CONSERVATIONISTS INTERCEDE IN NEVADA RACE PREP

From: ESPN

""BLM is playing fast and loose with its legal obligations in order to let hundreds of vehicles roar through the fragile desert before the monument's protections can be solidified,"…

POISON LURKING IN SCHOOLS

From: Reveal News

"Across the country, tens of thousands of public schools could be contaminated with toxic polychlorinated biphenyls – compounds more commonly known as PCBs, which…

TRIBES DRAFT PROPOSED LEGISLATION FOR TRANSFER OF NATIONAL BISON RANGE

From: Helena Independent Record

"A lawsuit that maintains the federal agency failed to conduct necessary environmental reviews before doing so was filed last month. The group that filed…

LEGISLATION TO TRANSFER BISON RANGE MANAGEMENT DRAFTED

From: KTVQ

"The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe have released draft legislation for transferring ownership of the National Bison Range from the federal government to the tribes.…