Western Values Project

Western Values Project brings accountability to the national conversation about Western public lands and national parks conservation – a space too often dominated by industry lobbyists and their allies in government.

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
Sen. Wyden Calls for Delay of David Bernhardt Committee Vote Following New Ethics Violations Investigation
Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) today called on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee to delay its vote on conflict-ridden Interior Secretary nominee David Bernhardt following a new Washington Post report confirming that the “Interior Department’s Office of Inspector General is reviewing...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
EPA Administrator Nominee Andrew Wheeler Lobbied the Trump Administration on Bears Ears
Tomorrow, as the government shutdown continues, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a hearing on the nomination of Andrew Wheeler to be Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Wheeler, an ex-lobbyist, previously worked for Canadian uranium company...
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Newswire article
Monday, November 26, 2018
Interior’s Plan to Destroy Public Records is “Unacceptable”
Today, Western Values Project (WVP) submitted a formal comment to the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) requesting that they not grant the Interior Department’s request to delete public records. Interior’s request comes as the department and Secretary Zinke have dragged their feet...
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