Former Interior Secretary Sally Jewell Unwelcome in the Gem State

Former Interior Secretary Sally Jewell Unwelcome in the Gem State

Sally Jewell, former Secretary of Interior under President Obama, took the gloves off last week when she gave a speech at Boise State. According to a story by the Idaho Statesman on September 26th, Jewell proceeded to berate the Trump...
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Why our Federal Forests are so Poorly Managed

Why our Federal Forests are so Poorly Managed

I believe that each of our elected federal Senators and Representatives in Washington D.C. needs to have at least one qualified natural resource staffer to help them understand the problems we face in our counties and state. Idaho is a...
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Don’t Let Big Government Take Control of Your County Money

Don’t Let Big Government Take Control of Your County Money

Why is it that big government is always seeking more control of state and county money through various government agencies? These private corporations do nothing but create more rules and regulations that rip power out of the hands of the...
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Governors: Traitors To The People

Governors: Traitors To The People

With the slow death of illegal Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCC), the regrouping of the organizations that comprised LCCs, and new funding from foundations for continued work, the pursuit of taking land continues. The Western Governors Association (WGA...
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Fallen Giant

Fallen Giant

My uncle was an engineer for the Forest Service, he helped design and build the Yankee Fork road we used to access our summer gold camp. He was a proud employee of an organization that was regaled as America’s keeper...
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Government Shutdown Shows We Need to Decentralize National Parks

Government Shutdown Shows We Need to Decentralize National Parks

— Published with Permission of mises.org — The federal government is in the midst of a partial “shutdown.” Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of money flowing to a great many government departments. And even those workers who experie...
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Mike Lee: BLM shooting of unarmed nurse proves federal law enforcement must go

Mike Lee: BLM shooting of unarmed nurse proves federal law enforcement must go

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — Unfortunately, we are dealing with a law enforcement agency that deploys SWAT teams to wrangle cows, an agency staffed by agents who maintain secret kill lists of American citizens, and an agency that...
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Corporate giants buying big influence over national parks, monuments

Corporate giants buying big influence over national parks, monuments

Government cronyism has had a disquieting and steep upward trend during the Obama Administration. Whether it be ‘alternative’ or ‘green’ energy corporations like Solyndra, receiving hundreds of millions in subsidies, or outdoor recrea...
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Who owns the view? Viral video poses questions about BLM photography permits

Who owns the view? Viral video poses questions about BLM photography permits

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — “The camera equipment that we had was legit… long story short (BLM) pulled us off at the trail, brought us right to the BLM office and sat down with our team and I just...
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Tired of federal control of lands? ‘Go wet, young man!’

Tired of federal control of lands? ‘Go wet, young man!’

— Published with Permission of FreeRangeReport.com — Today, nearly all the world’s inhabitable land is either privately owned or held by governments, no longer available for homesteading. But what if people once again had that choice? That is a gist...
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Lawmakers Seek Investigation After Whistleblower Exposes Federal Thugs

Lawmakers Seek Investigation After Whistleblower Exposes Federal Thugs

— Published with Permission of TheNewAmerican.com — Outraged by new whistleblower revelations of horrifying wrongdoing by federal officials in the Bundy case — one official kept a “kill list,” others withheld evidence from the defense — pr...
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Video: Elaine Willman on the Intentional Unsettling of the West

Video: Elaine Willman on the Intentional Unsettling of the West

Photos by Rich Loudenback: Elaine Willman was recently invited to speak to the Bonner County Republican Women in Ponderay, Idaho. Elaine spoke on federal Tribal issues, un-regulated voting, on reservations, Avista/Hydro One, the silicone smelter and more. This...
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