A 'Rare' Opportunity for America
June 2019 by Greg Walcher
All of which brings us back to the question of why we rely so heavily on China in the first place. America’s economy is heavily dependent upon energy and telecommunications, but does that require Chinese manufacturing? Clearly not.
• WOTUS definition is changing again
• BLM HQ on the move again
SB 765...would tax suction gold dredgers by charging a $50 annual fee for in-state dredgers and a whopping $2,500 fee for out-of-state dredgers for each county where the miner intends to dredge.
NOI or POO for small backhoe
• Governors push back on Biden’s public lands acquisition plan
• Republican bill would reopen Grand Canyon withdrawal
• Obama recommends additional fees and taxes on miners
Mining claimants who wish to retain their mining claims on Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service lands through the 2021 assessment year must pay a maintenance fee or file a maintenance fee waiver certificate on or before September 1…
- DOI to address threatened species
- 141 Confirmations still pending
- California withdrawals canceled
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