Category Archives: Government/Politics

John Hoak’s blistering letter to Republican “cowards”

A open letter by John Hoak to the Republican Party in response to a “survey” and pitch for donations, printed with permission Dear Republican Party: I completed your survey (below),…

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The Sleeping Giant: Working-class Americans will no longer be ignored by political elites

For four years now, the billionaire and millionaire elites who control academia, the mainstream media, politics, popular culture, and the sports world have framed Trump supporters as racist deplorables worthy…

The Magna Carta and the inception of private property rights

This article by the late Dr. Michael S. Coffman was originally published in the Summer 2015 edition of RANGE magazine. Everyone at RANGE magazine, and our readers, sorely miss Dr….

Grizzlies: Another weapon in the radical environmentalist arsenal

by Staff Mountain States Legal Foundation The Grizzly Wars: Environmentalists at War with Science and Ranchers Over Bear Management Wyoming ranch hand Marcelo Tejeda was tending sheep in Wyoming’s Upper…

Oregon’s rural counties mull seceding from liberal northwest corner of state

A deep political divide between urban and rural areas has conservative residents feeling ignored by the state government Teny Shakian for Fox News Rural Oregon counties vote to discuss seceding…

Ag-killing Prop. 15 goes down in California

GREG HENDERSON FOR DROVERS Final results show California voters rejected Proposition 15, a decision celebrated as a victory by a broad array of industry and agriculture groups. The ballot measure…

Gray wolves delisted, management authority returned to states and tribes

Trump Administration Returns Management and Protection of Gray Wolves to States and Tribes Following Successful Recovery Efforts DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR PRESS RELEASE BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – More than 45 years after…

California Prop 15 could wipe out ranchers and farmers

California’s Prop 15 Will ‘Punish Farmers and Ranchers’ by Greg Henderson for Drovers Politicians lie. That may not be a startling revelation, and usually when you vote you have some…

Fish and Wildlife now taking comments on regulations that will end endangered species land grabs

Landowners and local governments stand to benefit from proposed regulations that would put a stop to costly landgrabs under the Endangered Species Act Press release from the Falen Law Offices,…

Dysfunction in Congress keeps hurting American ranchers

U.S. Senator Mike Rounds for Northern Ag Net OPINION: FEDS CONTINUE TO MISS THE MARK ON LIVESTOCK POLICY I read a quote from my local sale barn operator Bryan Hanson,…