Grijalva brushes off Zinke's tweet calling him a drunk
Rep. Raúl Grijalva said he was "taking dinner" at the Tune Inn on Capitol Hill, about to enjoy a patty melt and drinking a beer, when Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke sent his now-infamous Nov. 30 tweet trashing the Arizona Democrat for being a drunkard.
LWCF deal in the works — Bishop
A final public lands package that includes a permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund will be complete by the middle of this week, Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah) told reporters last night.
Congressional leaders split on Obama-era revisions
Some top congressional leaders appear divided on the merits of a suite of proposed revisions to Obama-era sage grouse conservation plans released today.
LWCF renewal will happen — Cantwell
Permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund is a "done deal," the top Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee said yesterday.
Lawmakers delay lame-duck endgame
The death of former President George H.W. Bush is delaying lawmakers' efforts to negotiate an end to the lame-duck session and keep the government open.