By Jimmy Orr, Cowboy State Daily Gordon Optimistic Grizzlies Will Be Removed From Endangered Species Act Wyoming will try once again to gain the authority to manage the grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and Gov. Mark Gordon said Thursday he is confident the federal government will side withContinue Reading

  According to Oregon rancher, Keith Nantz, here’s what most people don’t understand: The Obama Administration has pushed the Western ranching industry to the brink. The Ammon Bundy-led seizure of a federal wildlife refuge thrust Oregon’s ranchers into the spotlight. Being a rancher was always challenging. And it has becomeContinue Reading

President Obama has announced aggressive new “Executive Action” on gun control.  But how much do you know about the details of what he is doing?  The chances are that like most people, you don’t know much.  And one of the main reasons for this is that much of what weContinue Reading

As many know, President Obama has just issued sweeping Gun Control measures, based entirely on “Executive Action.”  To what extent do people understand what that means?  Does everyone understand that means changing fundamental policy and laws without going through a legislative process? We’re going to be talking a lot moreContinue Reading

  THE BEARS EARS, San Juan County — Several top federal officials from Washington quietly attended a so-called “Gathering of the Tribes” put on last weekend by environmental groups and a very small, select group of Native Americans in southeastern Utah, their presence made known only to a chosen fewContinue Reading

Texans are in no mood to have the Obama administration take away their guns. A pair of nullification bills working their way through the Lone Star State legislature would prohibit state enforcement of federal gun laws and regulations within the state. House Bill 422 prohibits any state agency, municipality, andContinue Reading

The following letter to Nevada Congressman Mark Amodei was recently published in the Elko Daily Free Press, documenting increasing hostility and problems working with the BLM under the Obama Administration. Dear Mark (Congressman Amodei): From the “Blade” I have been involved with the BLM and Forest Service for at leastContinue Reading