The Wyoming and National wildlife federations endorse Trump’s nominee to be Interior Department’s assistant secretary for fish, wildlife and parks.
Legislation would prohibit Interior from enforcing federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing when states have their own rules.
Wyoming attorney and sagebrush rebellion champion Karen Budd-Falen has acknowledged her candidacy for the top BLM job.
For decades, the federal coal leasing program has undervalued taxpayer-owned coal, costing Americans billions of dollars.
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says Wyoming needs to “double down” to invest in technologies that allow Wyoming coal to move U.S. energy into the 21st century.