ADP Environmental Council: Meet the Rural County Party Chairs! (part 1)

At this Environmental Council meeting, we will meet the rural county Democratic party chairs including Greenlee County Democratic Party Chair Sue Breen, Yavapai: John Lutes, Coconino: Ann Heitland, Santa Cruz: Frances Glad, Mojave: Mary McCord, Cochise: Elizabeth Tindell, Pinal: Don Hunt, and Gila: Chris Senko. We welcome this opportunity to virtually meet the Democrats who […]

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Republicans Cut Funds for Rural Infrastructure and Forest Protection

The 2018 Farm Bill, which passed the Agriculture Committee on party lines, cuts nearly $800 million from conservation programs, $500 million from rural development programs over the next ten years, and includes no mandatory funding for infrastructure projects, such as broadband deployment and water and wastewater systems. Additionally, the bill changes the definition of “rural” […]

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