Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is reviewing 27 national monuments and oceans preserves with an eye to opening them to energy companies.
Lobbyists rake in $840 million–and spread it around–as corporations shower D.C. with dough in the first three months of Republican rule.
The giant open-pit project will produce 90,000 tons of ore daily and 1.25 billion tons of waste.
For years, Senate Republicans stalled Obama’s nominees and left 129 vacancies for Trump to fill.
Just before a nutrition reporting rule was to take effect, the agency caves to pressure from supermarkets and pizza chains.
‘In his long career taking advantage of the revolving door of special interests, Bernhardt has always sided with big business.’