Earlier this week the Trump administration released its detailed budget for the federal government.
President Trump’s first official budget proposal includes a rider that encourages drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, among other cash-grab gimmicks and deep cuts to conservation programs.
At a time when America’s parks and other public lands desperately need greater investments and protections, the proposed Trump budget represents a retreat from common sense.
Americans only have until May 26 to submit comments concerning President Trump’s infamous “review” of Bears Ears National Monument. Many are already speaking out against the review and in defense of Bears Ears.