Category Archives: Government/Politics

IT’S CONSTITUTION WEEK — What Are YOU Going to DO About it?

We have been reminded by the National Center for Constitutional Studies (NCCS www.nccs.net/) that September 17th is Constitution Day and the 17th through the 23rd is Constitution Week. It is…

Other Perspectives: The Growing Distance Between You and Your Government — by Bryan Hyde

It’s not just here in Millard County.  According to an Op/Ed piece originally published in the the St. George News, our government is growing increasingly unresponsive to the will of…

Utah’s Public Lands War with Federal Government is Just Getting Started

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says the state has a “monumental” fight on its hands in the public lands war with the federal government. In an article originally published on…

GRAND JURIES — What are They, and What is Their Purpose? — by Iwusthe Driver

Grand Juries are suddenly in the news.  Texas Governor Rick Perry has recently been indicted by a Grand Jury.  And in Ferguson, Missouri, anxious residents are waiting to see if…

REMEMBER WATERGATE? How is it Relevant Today? — by Iwusthe Driver

While there is a lull in the action until we find out what is going to happen with the Special Election in Millard County, we’re going to take the opportunity…

Law Enforcement and Public Lands

We were pleased to note former Millard County Sheriff Ed Phillips on a recent episode of The County Seat, a regular half-hour TV show covering issues facing counties in Utah. Mr….

Where Do You Stand on Land-use Issues, including Public Lands Management?

The Pahvant Post and people associated with it are catching flack for rocking the boat in a variety of ways in Millard County.  This whole thing started out based on…

Cowboy Express to Go Nation-wide

Cliven Bundy isn’t the only rancher having serious issues with the BLM. As originally published in the Elko Daily Free Press, cowboys and ranchers across the West are supporting other ranchers…

THE CONSTITUTION — What Do You Really Know About It? — by Publius MMX

Recent discussions and accusations about people labelled as “Constitutionalists” and “Radical Constitutionalists” have raised questions about just how much any of us really know about the U.S. Constitution, how we…

BLM Charged with Insanity, Provocation and Retaliation

According to an article originally published in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the BLM has also been accused of insanity for its handling of the Cliven Bundy situation, and has been…