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Government Shutdown Killing Joshua Tree Gateway Economy

10/09/2013 ● By Steve

While Congress fiddles, the country burns. The shutdown tosses people out of work, closes parks, & kills tourism with no end in sight.

Closing Our National Parks is a Disaster: See How Big of a Disaster Here

10/05/2013 ● By Steve

In a typical October, the communities surrounding national parks profit from more than 750,000 daily visitors. That's $30 million they lose.

Federal Shutdown's First Casualties Are Counted While Rep. Cook Makes Excuses

10/01/2013 ● By Steve

Congressmen won't see their paychecks stop during the shutdown that began this morning. We can't say the same for their constituents.

Congress Set to Consider Legislation Undermining Protection for National Parks

06/18/2012 ● By Steve

An alert from the National Parks Conservation Association:Tomorrow, the U.S. House of Representatives will begin consideration of HR 2578, an omnibus bill that undermines fundamental protection for Jo

Mitzelfelt picks up Apple Valley endorsement

05/11/2012 ● By Steve

APPLE VALLEY - Congressional candidate Brad Mitzelfelt received a significant boost today in his campaign for the new 8th Congressional District as a majority of the elected Town Council of Apple Vall