Nobody Home at National Park Headquarters

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 Contact: Peter Jenkins (202) 265-4189 Special Assistant a No-Show; Two-Thirds of Top Slots Vacant or Acting Washington, DC — The hallways of the National Park Service Headquarters now open onto empty offices or those...

EPA Lead Plan Won’t Prevent Future Flints  

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Contact:  Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Loopholes and Limitations Hobble Removal of Lead from Drinking Water Washington, DC — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s long-awaited plan...

Even Bureaucracies Taking on Trumpian Tone

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Press Release on Migratory Bird Kill Rule Resembles a Campaign Screed Washington, DC — In public announcements about regulatory matters, federal agencies traditionally adhere to...

BLM Overrules Staff And Orders More Colorado Drilling

For Immediate Release: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Contact: Chandra Rosenthal (303) 898-0798; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Public Input and Governor’s Objections Ignored by DC-Based BLM Officials Denver, CO — Even as it claims to be decentralizing decision-making to...

Taxpayers Fleeced Once Again

For Immediate Release: Monday, February 3, 2020 Contact: Kirsten Stade, Public Employees For Environmental Responsibility, (240) 247-0296; Josh Osher, Western Watersheds Project, (406) 830-3099 Public Lands Livestock Operations Pay the Bare Minimum BOISE, Ida. – The...