Sale of bankrupt ‘green’ battery maker to Chinese raises alarms on Hill
China has pursued an overt economic strategy of acquiring natural resources and promising new technologies that would create a dominance of the Communist country over the entire supply.
Obama aims to save chickens, limit humans
Critics say proposal to add lesser prairie chicken to endangered species list is a thinly disguised attempt to stop growth on energy-rich land.
Oyster company: Obama Admin’s faulty science shut us down
A family oyster business recently shut down by the Obama administration’s demand that the public land on which it operates revert to a wilderness area is suing the federal government for what they say is an illegal taking of the property.
AAA says certain ethanol fuel can damage cars, asks EPA to remove from pumps
The EPA has not yet responded to the AAA’s request.
Border crossing operates on honor system, Border Patrol hundreds of miles away
Federal officials estimate the Boquillas crossing located in the Big Bend National Park will accommodate 20,000 visitors a year.
Obama the job-killing owl-killer
Despite two decades of massive government intervention and the near-destruction of the northwest timber industry, the Northern Spotted Owl is vanishing faster than ever.
Red flag: Coal export facilities, plus cargo, under scrutiny
Environmentalists are aiming to use the National Environmental Policy Act to not only evaluate the environmental impact of the proposed coal transport facilities, but also the impact of the cargo.
Senate blocks sportsmen bill due to millions in new spending
Similar legislation passed the House earlier this year on a 276-146 vote, but did not include the additional spending.
Keystone XL approval is critical for America’s energy future
With the election past, and the most recent protest at the White House complete, one thing is certain. It’s well past time for a final decision on the fate of the Keystone XL Pipeline.
Thanksgiving eve surprise: Feds to block off 9M acres for spotted owl
The plan would double the amount of public forest lands proposed by the Bush administration.
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