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Controversial bill that aims to shift authority over federal lands within 100 miles of the U.S. border nears House vote

From the Missoulian . . . A controversial bill that aims to shift authority over federal lands within 100 miles of the U.S. border to the Department of Homeland Security could be nearing a vote on the House floor, a … Continue reading

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Proposed bill could open up Glacier Park to Homeland Security projects

An important story posted to this week’s Hungry Horse News concerning the so-called “National Security and Federal Lands Protection Act.” Recommended reading . . . Glacier National Park’s border with Canada is marked by broad prairies and majestic mountains. A … Continue reading

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Rehberg & Tester start push for state wolf management control

According to the Missoulian, Montana’s congresscritters are starting this year’s push to get wolf management moved out from under federal control . . . Gray wolves returned to the crosshairs of Montana’s congressional delegation Wednesday. Rep. Denny Rehberg announced the … Continue reading

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Wolves all over the news

Wolves have been getting enough press the last couple of days to turn a seasoned PR flack green with envy. Here’s an overview of the more notable local and regional coverage . . . The Daily Inter Lake has a … Continue reading

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Montana’s congressional delegation aims to delist wolves

From today’s Flathead Beacon, here’s some more information on the attempt to remove the gray wolf from the Endangered Species List. This write-up includes links to useful external material . . . Just days after Republican Congressman Denny Rehberg announced … Continue reading

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Baucus & Tester introduce bill to return wolf management to Montana

Montana’s congresscritters are really jumping on the wolf issue. A late post to today’s Missoulian . . . Montana and Idaho could win back state management of gray wolves through legislation offered by senators Max Baucus and Jon Tester late … Continue reading

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Rehberg to hold local wolf hearing Oct. 6

From today’s Daily Inter Lake . . . Rep. Denny Rehberg, R-Mont., announced Monday that he will host three hearings — including one in Kalispell on Oct. 6 — on the impacts of relisting gray wolves under the Endangered Species … Continue reading

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Rehberg asking for feedback on proposed “Idaho and Montana Wolf Management Act of 2010”

Yesterday, Montana Rep. Denny Rehberg released the text of draft legislation to remove the gray wolf from the Endangered Species list in Montana and Idaho. Rehberg has posted the proposed bill on his website and is asking for public comment. … Continue reading

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Rehberg drafts legislation for Montana & Idaho to manage gray wolves

From today’s Missoulian . . . Montana Rep. Denny Rehberg released draft legislation Thursday that would prohibit treating gray wolves in Montana and Idaho as endangered species and turn management of them exclusively over to the states. The brief, two-page … Continue reading

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Practical politics: Rehberg stance on Tester’s “wilderness bill” a concern

Watching Senator Jon Tester’s “Forest Jobs and Recreation Act” make its way through the system is a real lesson in practical politics. It made it past the initial, more or less pro forma hearings in front of the Senate Energy … Continue reading

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