Daily Archives: April 26, 2019

Another Disappointing Day in DC — Nation deserves better protections for lands, environment, health, wealth

By Rick Happ | News Openion WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 23, 2019 is another disappointing day regarding our Federal Government. What happened Tuesday is that another swamp creature, David Bernhardt, was sworn in as Secretary of the Interior. Mr. Bernhardt is a former lobbyist for the oil and agribusiness industries. Mr. Trump’s first Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, and his first Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, Scott Pruitt, both resigned last year amid allegations of ethics misconduct. The people of this country deserve better protections to our lands and our environmen…