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Obama nominates Nevada’s Neil Kornze to be BLM director

From: Washington Examiner By: Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze was raised in Elko and is a former senior adviser to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Since March he has been leading the BLM as the Full Article

Movie “American Mustang” Starz Film Festival Premiere

3-D family friendly movie on the plight of America’s wild horses “American Mustang” will be premiering at the Starz Denver Film Festival on November 7th. The story is told ...Full Article

On Wild Horses, the Secretary of the Interior Needs to Listen to the Scientists

Secretary Jewell seems to be willfully ignoring a report by the National Academy of Sciences. Why? From: The Atlantic By: Andrew Cohen Nearly seven months into her tenure as ...Full Article

We Ain’t as Stupid as They Think We Are!!!

“The BLM has some unusual bedfellows but when you operate outside of the law and work against the American public…” From: The Desert Independent Op Ed Piece By: R.T. ...Full Article

Shutdown leaves horses without water

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — While Washington politicks over a government shutdown, wild horses on the range could be dying of thirst. Carlin ...Full Article

2 contract workers caring for 2,000 horses at BLM’s Palomino Valley center

From: Mostly Dogs Forum By: Mark Robison The following comes from a press release sent out by Beverlee McGrath, who represents Hidden Valley Horse Rescue, among other groups: What ...Full Article

Navajo Leader Drops His Support for Slaughter of Wild Horses on the Reservation

From: The New York Times By: Fernanda Santos PHOENIX — Under pressure by animal welfare groups and many of his own people, the president of the Navajo Nation, Ben ...Full Article

Your tax dollar’s at work: The government’s $100,000 outhouse

It is no surprise that the BLM would be at the center of government waste… From: The Examiner By: Timothy Whiteman October 1, 2013 “There’s no more cuts to ...Full Article

Government Shutdown Puts 50,000 Captive Wild Horses At-Risk of Neglect

From: The Desert Independent RENO, Nevada – The government shutdown jeopardizes 50,000 American wild horses stockpiled in federally funded holding facilities. For example, today some mustangs are caught in ...Full Article

Horses and the Government Shutdown

The US government shutdown today – October 1st, 2014 – this not only affects you and me, but horses as well. Here is a list of some of the ...Full Article