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Bill would revamp federal recreational fee structures

President Barack Obama plans to announce a new national monument on Wednesday, protecting nearly half a million acres in southern New Mexico.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Silver City Sun-News

Letters: July 26

I strongly applaud the five members of the Extra-Territorial Zoning Authority who voted No unanimously last week to commercial development at the foot of "A" Mountain.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Stevan Pearce, New Mexico, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Reuters

House report blasts Eisenhower Memorial as 'five-star folly,' cites costs

The troubled Eisenhower Memorial designed by celebrity architect Frank Gehry is a "five-star folly" plagued by rising costs, construction delays and design problems, congressional investigators said on Friday.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Ruidoso News

Pearce: Law enforcement access needed at Organ Mountains national monument

Calling President Barack Obama's declaration that created the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument, a unilateral "rushed decision," a New Mexico congressman introduced a bill Tuesday to "correct" one of its provisions to ensure law enforcement officers have unfettered access.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, Senator Martin Heinrich, Republican

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sierra

Public lands through a new perspective

In June, Representative Rob Bishop and Carl Graham, Director of the Sutherland Institute, took the stage at the Heritage Foundation's "Coalition for Self-Government in the West" panel where they jointly argued that all federal, multiple- use land should be immediately transferred to state control.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Big Sur, CA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah's Chaffetz: Fight border surge with faster deportations

It's the Utah Republican's reaction to the growing humanitarian crisis fueled by violence in Central American countries and rumors that these children will be permitted to legally enter the country if they make it to the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Love outraises Owens in Utah 4th District race

Love, the former mayor of Saratoga Springs, collected almost $746,900 from April through June, while attorney Owens brought in about $161,600.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Sundance Film Festival, Utah, 2012 Presidential Election

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Directions Magazine

MAPPS Commends Congressional Action on Legislation to Inventory Federal Land

The Federal government will soon have a current, accurate inventory of the land it owns as a result of legislation approved today by the Committee on Natural Resources of the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Kind, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Franklin, TN

ThinkProgress

Wyoming Gubernatorial Candidate Calls For Drilling In Yellowstone National Park

There is perhaps no national park more sacrosanct to America than Yellowstone. Anyone who has marveled at its Old Faithful Geyser or looked out at its large herds of roaming bison or stood in awe at its cascading waterfalls has, whether they knew it or not, been the beneficiary of a massively successful government program: conservation of public ... (more)

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park, University of Wyoming, Matt Mead, US Governors, Representative Pete Olson, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Michele Bachmann

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Government Executive

If You're Anonymously Editing Wikipedia from Capitol Hill, Everyone Will Know

Needs 1 petabyte of storage, which is enough to house the U.S. population's DNA and then clone it twice.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Senate approves Utah land exchange

Washington a The Senate approved a land exchange in Utah and a minor correction to a law with big implications for the Provo River Water Users Association during a flurry of activity Wednesday, and the two bills are now headed to President Barack Obama for his signature.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Orrin Hatch, US Senate, Utah, Barack Obama, Uintah, UT

Mon Jul 07, 2014

ABC News

The Note: Cell Phone Strife

CELL PHONES TO BE SCRUTINIZED BY TSA: If some overseas passengers flying to the United States want to bring cell phones and other electronics onboard with them, they're going to have to show that the devices can turn on, the Transportation Security Administration said, reports ABC'S MIKE LEVINE and PIERRE THOMAS.

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Related Topix: US News, Education Etc., US Politics, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin McCarthy

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Deseret News

Defending America: The 'Greatest Generation' heeded the call

Barrus Jenkins ripped the stripes from his Eisenhower jacket when he returned home from World War II so he could wear it to work.

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Related Topix: Centerfield, UT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Deseret News

My view: Climate predictions - Doomsday pollution cuts

When it comes to programs that promise to clean our air, there's one thing you can count on: Every time safeguards are announced, industry screams that they will doom the American economy and hammer consumers' wallets.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Utah Government, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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