Welcome to the pre-American Revolution King’s Forest. My house sits 12 feet from the Tonto National Forest. This and many other Arizona forests are incompetently "managed" by the United States Forest Service, which is why we have so many devastatingRead more
The deadline for public comments is September 23. Please click HERE to comment on the federal government’s website relating to what the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) calls "Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants: Revision to the NonessentialRead more
When will the average Arizona voter stop giving any credence to these radical environmental knuckleheads? Groups like the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and Sierra Club use the ESA (Endangered Species Act) to deny American citizens our Constitutional protections of individual liberties and property rights.
It isn’t enough that they have used lawsuits to stop cattle grazing, logging, and badly needed forest thinning projects throughout Arizona and New Mexico. The pile-up of combustibles has frequently exploded into the most catastrophic fires in U.S. history, including the 2002 Rodeo-Chediski Fire.
Stop and think about that. They stop actions that remove forest underbrush, which leads to monumental fires that burn up the forests and hundreds of millions of animals, and pours toxic carbon into the atmosphere. These groups are on a mission to protect "endangered" plants and animals and the environment? They are doing everything they can to destroy it!
It isn’t enough that these groups have set Mexican wolves loose on rural citizens in Arizona and New Mexico.
Look at this statement from Noah Greenwald, director of the Center for Biological Diversity:Read more
Submitted by Shirley Dye
The Payson TEA Party will feature Payson Mayor Kenny Evans and Vice Mayor Michael Hughes, and possibly Gila County Supervisor Tommie Martin. They will provide information on many Payson issues, including the Home Rule Proposition and the continuation of the 1/2 cent county tax that will be on the Ballot.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 12, from 6:00-8:00 pm, at Tiny’s Restaurant. Tiny’s is located at 600 Arizona Highway 260, Payson.
OTHER IMPORTANT EVENTS:
There will be a Tonto National Forest Hearing to discuss Cultural Resources, Terrestrial Resources (Wildlife & Vegetation. (Think Endangered Species Act regulations and Tribal Heritage/Artifacts.) It’s worth your time to attend this hearing.
The meeting will be held on Monday, June 16, from 6:00 – 8:30 pm, at Julia Randall Elementary School, 902 W Main St., Payson.
NEWS FROM THE PAYSON ATTORNEY.
Candidate Yard signs can be placed on your property NOW and must be removed no later than 10 days after the Primary. Signs may not be placed in the 87/260 right of way but may be placed at the property line. We need to find friendly business who will allow us to place signs on their property just behind the right of way. If you know of any, please contact Shirley Dye at email@example.com.
GILA COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY HEADQUARTERS TO OPEN SOON.
The Gila County Republican Party has secured a Headquarters, which will open soon. It is located in the rear two story building at 719 S. Beeline Hwy, across from the Court House, south of the car wash. There will be lots of candidate signs and literature available for residents. Please watch for the Grand opening.Read more
The Payson TEA Party will host three speakers on May 29: Arizona State Senator Chester Crandell and Arizona Representatives Brenda Barton and Bob Thorpe. Please come and hear about the issues our Legislative District 6 delegation worked on this past legislative session, including water, education, public lands, Mexican wolves, etc. They will also discuss their plans for next term after re-election.
The meeting will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 Arizona Highway 260, Payson.
These Conservative Candidates Need Your Financial Assistance!
Click HERE to donate to Brenda Barton.
Click HERE to donate to Chester Crandell.
Click HERE to donate to Bob Thorpe.Read more
You want the cattle? Moooolon Labe!
What you will see here is American citizens facing AR-15s, and breaching the gate forcing the BLM to drop their weapons. These American citizens would rather die than be slaves to a tyrannical government.
The Bundy family and their supporters fly the American flag as their cattle were released today by the BLM back onto public land outside of Bunkerville.
Don’t be fooled into believing that the BLM cares about a bunch of dusty, old tortoises that are supposedly endangered.
Think about it. In the name of the poor, dear tortoises, the BLM just spent millions of dollars to round up 300 of Cliven Bundy’s "trespassing cattle." They managed to kill about 130 of them in the process. Why? Because, not only don’t they care about a bunch of tortoises, they also don’t care about a bunch of cows. Using their helicopters they ran many of them to death in 100-degree desert heat. Many of those cows were pregnant and weren’t given veterinary care; many of the newborns that survived their births died from lack of nourishment and callous treatment; many cows were fat with milk, having been separated from their newborn calves. Each cow that died at the hands of the BLM thugs had a value of about $1500.
The BLM had enough money to pay thugs to intimidate, taser, and throw Americans to the ground. The BLM had enough money to hire cowboy mercenaries to help round up Cliven Bundy’s cattle. The BLM had enough money to send over 80 brand new shiny trucks to Clark County. The had enough money to arm their thugs with helmet, body armor, and AR-15s.
Yet, the BLM didn’t have enough money to feed the desert tortoises at the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center, so they euthanized them. See Desert Tortoise Conservation Center plan to Euthanize Hundreds of Tortoises in Nevada.
Put on your thinking cap. Does this make logical sense? Of course it doesn’t! Because it isn’t the truth.
In fact, the federal government doesn’t care about any endangered species. If they did, they wouldn’t allow the wholesale slaughter of every "endangered" critter that gets cooked by SOLAR and chopped up by WIND.
So, what do the federal government and their corporate cronies care about?Read more
In the ongoing crisis in Clark County leadership, Clive Bundy demanded that Sheriff Doug Gillespie do what he is paid to do. Clive Bundy stood before Moapa Valley Town Hall the evening of April 9 and stated:
“He is the man that has constitutional jurisdiction and authority, he has policing power here in Clark County Nevada, and he has arresting power, so we elected him and we pay him, what do we pay him to do?” asked Bundy, adding, “Don’t we pay him to protect our life, liberty and property?”
“I love you people, and I love this land, and I love freedom and liberty, and I love the sovereign state of Nevada and nobody can tell me the United States owns this land,” said Bundy, adding that he would pay any grazing fees to Clark County and not the federal government.
Asserting that the land under dispute was owned by the people of Clark County, Bundy asked, “Is the United States government trespassing on your land?” to which the crowd reacted with an emphatic “yes!”
During the town hall meeting, Bundy’s sister, Margaret Houston also spoke about how she was assaulted by BML agents earlier in the day, remarking, “It felt like a war zone and I felt like I was not in the United States….they have snipers, they have helicopters, they’re carrying machine guns, it’s not pretty, it’s like a foreign country.”
Click HERE to read the entire article.Read more