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2 07, 2020

Walcher: Buying swamp land in Florida

2020-07-06T11:12:39-04:00July 2nd, 2020|Colorado, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Walcher, Water|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel In the 1920s a tremendous real estate boom convinced investors all over the country to buy development land in Florida, much of which turned out to be undevelopable swampland. It resulted in anti-fraud legislation, and is forever known by the common [...]

25 06, 2020

Walcher: Winning the war, then surrendering

2020-06-26T11:34:10-04:00June 25th, 2020|Colorado, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Walcher, WOTUS|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel A popular blog called TV Tropes has a post beginning, “So, you won a war, you bask in the glory of victory, and all that stuff. But when you finally get over all this excitement, you realize your problems still aren’t [...]

16 06, 2020

Richardson: Failing Cities and States use Climate Change Lawsuits as Fiscal Escape Hatch

2020-06-16T16:00:55-04:00June 16th, 2020|"Climate Change", Billionaire Scammers, Communism, Media Coverage, Rhode Island, Richardson, Suits|

by Craig Richardson, E&E Legal President As Appearing on Townhall.com Cities and states are suing energy companies in a desperate attempt to erase their poor spending choices. Local officials argue oil and gas companies contribute to climate change and must be held accountable, but beneath this façade, leftist politicians are trying to win the lawsuit [...]

4 06, 2020

Walcher: The cure is worse than the ailment

2020-06-08T11:09:54-04:00June 4th, 2020|Colorado, Media Coverage, Renewable Energy, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel It is fashionable for pundits to quote the old adage, “the cure is worse than the ailment,” referring to the imposition of martial law, under the guise of public health. Many Americans now think even coronavirus may hurt the country less [...]

2 06, 2020

Grimes: CA Assemblyman Goes Off on CARB Chairwoman Mary Nichols’ Stupid Insensitive Tweet

2020-06-08T10:57:59-04:00June 2nd, 2020|California, Grimes, Marxism, Media Coverage, Tyranny|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe ‘How dare you talk about Enviro racism when your policies favor your coastal elitists friends’ California Assemblyman Jim Cooper (D-Elk Grove) went off on California Air Resources Board Chairwoman Mary Nichols Monday night after she posted an unbelievably self-serving and stupid Tweet: “‘I can’t breathe’ speaks [...]

28 05, 2020

Walcher: Restoring what never was

2020-06-01T11:19:10-04:00May 28th, 2020|Colorado, ESA, Forest Management, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel One of the great objectives of conservation is to restore a more natural condition to our environment, to erase the ravages of mankind’s mistakes, and put things back the way they were. I am a strong advocate for environmental restoration, and [...]

21 05, 2020

Walcher: How long is forever?

2020-05-26T11:11:04-04:00May 21st, 2020|Colorado, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel Summit County is in the process of rescinding a 25-year-old conservation easement to pave the way for a housing development, a move opposed by land trusts across the state. Technically, that means the county will condemn the easement, just as it [...]

16 05, 2020

Grimes: Two Tales of One City: South Lake Tahoe

2020-05-26T11:03:50-04:00May 16th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Tyranny|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe South Lake Tahoe Mayor threatening no Memorial Day, no July 4th fireworks, and maybe no Labor Day Despite that El Dorado County has reopened, the Mayor of South Lake Tahoe is telling tourists to stay away or pay a $1,000 fine. The Tahoe Basin draws millions [...]

10 04, 2020

Grimes: CA Globe Exposes Proposed Sportfishing Shutdown, Now Being Walked Back by State and News Media

2020-04-15T13:31:18-04:00April 10th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Fishing enthusiasts outraged at government overreach during COVID-19 crisis This week, California Globe reported that Charles Bonham, director of the Department of Fish and Wildlife was proposing to postpone the sportfishing season through May in rural areas, and credited the Sacramento Bee with first reporting the story. The government’s bureaucratic [...]

7 04, 2020

Grimes: CA Department of Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Wants to Close Sportfishing Season Due to COVID-19

2020-04-10T12:42:59-04:00April 7th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe ‘Controlling the movement of people’ for a large number of rural California counties Last week, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife delayed opening California’s recreational ocean salmon fishery through the month of April, despite plans made earlier this year for the fishery to open in [...]

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