Legislative and Regulatory Update
April 2018 by Scott Harn
- Proposed budget for EPA
- California SB 1222
- 640 million acres and counting
- Gold and silver bullion
Logging on federal land plummeted—over 84% since the 1980s. And that management tool was replaced with—nothing.
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.
• Extremist groups are at it again
• No more sales tax on precious metals in Tennessee
• EPA rule blocked
• BLM is moving back to DC?
• Gray wolf re-listed?
• EPA to redefine WOTUS again
The $800 million project will provide 300 jobs during production. It will be the only US mine where nickel is the primary targeted mineral, with about 360 million pounds to be extracted.
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