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Opinion: U.S. Senate should seize opportunity to pass landmark outdoors proposal

It sometimes feels difficult to remember life before COVID-19. Almost overnight, our lives and priorities shifted dramatically. Yet it was only a few short months ago that lawmakers in Washington were focused on the myriad other issues Americans still want and need addressed beyond the scope of the pandemic. One of these was the bipartisan […]

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Opinion: Westerners cannot afford 2 more years of “energy dominance” — our leaders must protect public lands

Two years ago, President Donald Trump signed the executive order on “energy dominance,” setting forth his administration’s priorities when it comes to the production of energy resources on our public lands. In the interim, the administration has done its best to manage our public lands for that preferred use, to the concern of local communities […]