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Browsing the "States Rights" Tag

Montana makes thinking outside the box look easy

The administration's siege on public lands is running into defenses it hadn't expected, citizens for public lands... maybe like Montana? [...]

April 2, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands Series: Too busy to bother? Then watch them take it from you

Public lands transfer to the states cleverly masks intentions of American Lands Council (ALC) and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) - American Greed [...]

September 21, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Public Lands Series: ALC behind misinformation, Idahoan sucked in

The American Lands Council (ALC) and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) are not a friend of outdoors folks. Not even a tiny bit. Follow the money [...]

September 16, 2016 Public Lands Series, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands Series: Persuading you to give up your birthright

Knowing who wants to transfer ownership of federal lands to state governments is to know who wants to return us to the system of royalty we fought the Revolutionary War over [...]

September 2, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Public Lands Series: Denying public access is getting scary

Each state has the right to define such laws, and while some have governed in favor of their citizens, others favor their waterfront landowners. [...]

August 12, 2016 Public Lands Series, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands: ALEC, you have such a big mouth… better to lie with

You won't need a rifle, shotgun, fly rod, fishing rod, hiking boots, tent, canoe or back pack if ALEC and ALC have their way. [...]

August 11, 2016 Public Lands Series, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands Series: Make no mistake, the land grab lobby is well oiled, and . . .

The Sportsmen’s Access has over150 organizations and businesses, and more than 19,000 signed up signed for “Sportsmen’s Access petition.” (To sign go to: sportsmensaccess.org.) [...]

May 17, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Conservation: Lobbyists parade-out States Rights as the issue . . .

Transferring public lands to the states has attracted the financial support of fossil fuel interests, mining interests, foreign and domestic development companies and the logging industry [...]

April 22, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: States’ rights and Sportmen’s Act don’t mix

The Sportsmen’s Act of 2015 includes a broad array of bipartisan measures to enhance opportunities for hunters, anglers, outdoor enthusiasts [...]

February 9, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide