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The Westerner · 2h ago

Massive US spending bill contains good news for wild horses

A 2232-page US spending bill unveiled this week contains good news for horses, with no language that would allow the reopening of abattoirs on American soil and no provisions that would perm...
The Westerner · 6h ago

YouTube expands firearms restrictions, more gun videos to be banned

YouTube is placing more restrictions on weapons-related videos, focusing on guns with new, forthcoming policy changes. According to a Bloomberg report, YouTube intends to ban videos that "...
The Westerner · 9h ago

Trump’s plan to slash EPA, clean energy funding gets the cold shoulder from Congress

 The view from the enviro-left...The spending bill generally keeps funding for environment...
The Westerner · 13h ago

Ranch Radio Song of the Day

In just two days, Roger Miller recorded all the material included in his 1964 debut album Roger and Out. All 12 cuts were written by Miller. Included were two big hits, Chug-A-Lug and Dan...
The Westerner · 15h ago

What is Congress stuffing into its $1.3 trillion spending bill?

I will be plowing through it for the next several days. In the meantime have a look for yourself. It's only 2,232 pages. You will be way ahead of most Senators and Representatives.
The Westerner · 13h ago

Zinke and his wife took security detail on vacation to Turkey, Greece

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke reportedly took a security detail when he and his wife vacationed in Turkey and Greece last year. A watchdog group said the move could be considered a "questio...
The Westerner · 16h ago

New female Forest Service head launches review of harassment, sexual misconduct in the agency

The U.S. Forest Service is implementing what it’s calling a 30-day action plan to address harassment, sexual misconduct, and retaliation in the agency. The changes come weeks after a PBS N...
The Westerner · 1d ago

EXCLUSIVE: Fired FBI official authorized criminal probe of Sessions, sources say

Nearly a year before Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired senior FBI official Andrew McCabe for what Sessions called a "lack of candor," McCabe oversaw a federal criminal investigation into ...
The Westerner · 1d ago

Spending talks nearly done, $1.3T bill soon to be unveiled (10% increase for agencies)

Talks over a $1.3 trillion government spending bill neared completion Wednesday as the White House and Capitol Hill Democrats ironed out deals on a first round of funding for President Donal...
The Westerner · 1d ago

Employee of liberal activist group charged with assaulting Zinke staffer

An operative for American Bridge 21st Century, a pro-Democrat political action committee, has been charged with assaulting a staffer working for Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, according to T...