Posts Categorized: Congress

Jamie Rappaport Clark, © Defenders of Wildlife

What Happened to Stewardship in Congress? »

Today, many of our political leaders have lost sight of their stewardship responsibility to the American public. Instead of conserving and protecting America’s natural resources, many members in Congress seem primarily focused on short term economic gain, regardless of the environmental consequences.

Grizzly bear, © John Eastcott and Yva Momotiuk/National Geographic Stock

Fighting for Wildlife Funding »

Congress is now beginning work in earnest to pass the year’s appropriations bills that provide the funding for many federal programs – including those that protect and conserve our nation’s wildlife and its habitat.