Public Lands

Jennifer Yachnin



Jennifer writes about public lands issues, including access, development and the state land transfer movement. She previously covered campaigns and elections at E&E. Before joining E&E News in 2011, she spent 10 years at the Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call where she worked as an investigative reporter writing about ethics, campaign finance and congressional wealth. Her work has also appeared in The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Detroit News and on National Public Radio. She has appeared as an expert guest on outlets including C-SPAN, NPR and local television. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

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Western lawmakers vow to fight Biden agenda, recruit Dems

Republican leaders of Congress' Western caucuses unveiled what may appear to be an incongruous agenda for the 117th Congress: vowing to stand firm against the incoming Democratic White House while at the same time urging their membership to "lean into" bipartisanship on Capitol Hill.