Charlie Booher

FY19 agriculture appropriations bill released

A House subcommittee has voted to increase discretionary spending over President Trump’s executive budget proposal next year in an appropriations bill that includes some wildlife-related programs. The subcommittee’s proposed measure would increase discretionary funding by

Charlie Booher

Interior works to stem harassment

A new personnel bulletin released last month by the Interior Department details updated rules and regulations surrounding personal conduct. The department has recently been accused of creating a culture that propagates various types of harassment.

Charlie Booher

Debate begins on 2018 Farm Bill

Debate has begun on the 2018 Farm Bill, which aims to reauthorize a variety of commodity, nutrition, forestry and conservation programs under the U.S. Department of Agriculture until 2023. The 641-page bill, (H.R. 2), was