• Biden nominee's link to 1989 logging sabotage blasted by GOP

    11 days ago - By Chron

    BILLINGS, Mont. - President Joe Biden's nominee to oversee federal lands in the U.S. West is facing Republican pressure to withdraw over her ties to environmental activists convicted of spiking trees to sabotage a national forest timber sale more than 30 years ago.
    U.S. Sen. John Barrasso, the ranking Republican on the Senate energy committee, said Friday that U.S. Bureau of Land Management nominee Tracy Stone-Manning should be disqualified for her collaboration with “extreme environmental activists.”
    As a 23-year-old graduate student at the University of Montana, Stone-Manning sent a...
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