Tag: ryan zinke

We’re Number 5!

In case you missed it, last week the Freedom of Information Act Project released a report detailing how lawsuits enforcing our nation’s bedrock transparency law have more than doubled under the Trump Administration. The report details how suits filed by nonprofits and advocacy groups under the Freedom of […]

Bring on the Transparency Fight

UPDATE: Here we go on our transparency bender, our sixth Freedom of Information Act request to the Bureau of Land Management on this October 6, 2017, this one for records related to the so-called “backlog” of drilling permits in New Mexico. Stay tuned for at least 24 more […]

Transparency Squad Update-August 2017

WildEarth Guardians’ Climate and Energy Program’s efforts to enforce transparency continued in strides this month. Just yesterday, we filed suit against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management for failing to respond to a Freedom of Information Act request for records related to illegally approved coal leases. That’s just […]