Can't We Just Do Something?
July 2011 by Chris RalphWe know we lack critical minerals. We know the causes. We know the need. We have the knowledge we need right now. Why can’t we just take action and fix the problem?
The petition seeks specific changes to existing Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management regulations to restore the intent of Congress and federal preemption.
• Congress heading into summer recess
• Maintenance fees due!
- Bernhardt confirmed
- State of Montana to appeal Rock Creek decision
• Republican bill would reopen Grand Canyon withdrawal
• Obama recommends additional fees and taxes on miners
- Zinke leaving office
- Property rights triumph over critical habitat says Supreme Court
- Water of the United States
There are currently three controlling agencies or entities over suction dredging in California—and you can make that four if the state legislature decides to further muddy the waters with additional legislation to block suction gold dredging in the state.
…the men sought to “inject false and misleading information about the genuine supply and demand for precious metals futures contracts into the markets, and to deceive other participants”…
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