Press Release - Witnesses Testify on Importance of American Uranium Production (11/3/2011)
LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:
H.R. 1980 (Runyan), To authorize the Gold Star Mothers National Monument Foundation to establish a national monument in the District of Columbia. "Gold Star Mothers National Monument Act of 2011"
H.R. 2070 (Johnson, OH), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to install in the area of the World War II Memorial in the District of Columbia a suitable plaque or an inscription with the words that President Franklin D. Roosevelt prayed with the Nation on June 6, 1944, the morning of D-Day. "World War II Memorial Prayer Act of 2011"
H.R. 2621 (Tipton), To establish the Chimney Rock National Monument in the State of Colorado, and for other purposes. "Chimney Rock National Monument Establishment Act"
H.R. 3155 (Franks), To preserve the multiple use land management policy in the State of Arizona, and for other purposes. "Northern Arizona Mining Continuity Act of 2011"
Earlier this week, a U.S. District Court vacated a decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to not list two desert wildflowers as threatened under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The rul......
Last week, Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Sally Jewell issued a secretarial order to encourage cooperation with federally recognized tribes in the management of federal lands. Chairman Rob......
Yesterday, Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Sally Jewell urged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to approve the destruction of four dams on the Klamath River in California and Oregon.......