Category Archives: Government/Politics

Montana taxpayers are subsidizing APR’s “rewilding” schemes

Opinion by Montana State Representative Dan Bartel for Northern Ag Network The tax exemption APR enjoys also gives them a major advantage in the marketplace for land.  APR is able…

The historical solution for Oregon’s rural/urban separation

The Oregon Compromise of 2021 by GREG WALCHER on JUNE 2, 2021 This month, voters in five counties of eastern Oregon voted to instruct local officials to take action to secede from Oregon,…

Big meat packers make huge profits while American ranchers struggle

A Letter from Senator Mike Rounds (SD) and Senator Tina Smith (MN) May 27, 2021 The Honorable Merrick Garland Attorney General U.S. Department of Justice 950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington,…

Wyoming ranching woman goes after Biden Admin for racist “Rescue Plan”

Mountain States Legal Foundation press release Female Wyoming Rancher Sues Biden Admin. for Race Discrimination MAY 25, 2021 Denver, Colorado – May 25, 2021 – Wyoming rancher Leisl Carpenter announced Tuesday that she…

Oregon jumps on anti-meat bandwagon

by Dr. Joseph Mercola New Oregon Law Seeks to Ban Meat STORY AT-A-GLANCE Bill Gates, who co-funded the startup of the imitation meat company Impossible Foods, now insists synthetic beef…

30 x 30: Undermining the food supply in real time

Opinion Editorial – Will Biden’s 30 X 30 Plan Be A Repeat of History? By: Karen Budd-Falen Budd Falen Law Office, LLC I remember my dad saying, “Those who do…

Fifteen governors warn that Biden’s “30 x 30” plan threatens state sovereignty

Governors take stand against Biden’s 30 x 30 Press release by American Stewards Liberty Matters News Service: Fifteen Governors signed a joint letter noticing President Biden that section 216 of…

Montana property owners beat back extreme FWP bison plan

“This is a huge win for property owners in Montana. We’ve successfully blocked the introduction of free-roaming bison for at least the next decade,” said UPOM Policy Director Chuck Denowh. “This is…

Politicians team up with animal rights radicals in war against Western beef

By Amy Joi O’Donoghue for DESERET NEWS The war on beef in the West Public lands grazing for livestock is under growing pressure When Colorado Gov. Jared Polis declared March…

Biden “30 by 30” plan an attack on states’ rights and private property rights

Biden’s “30 By 30 Plan” – a Slap at American Private Property Rights Opinion by Karen Budd-Falen All of rural America and anyone who believes that local control of resources…