Interior would see big funding boost under Biden budget proposal, including tribal programs

President’s $5.8 trillion request proposes increases for climate change programs, firefighter pay

By: - March 28, 2022 3:01 pm
wildfire near Lake Lowell

In this file photo, firefighters respond to the Moonstruck Fire, which was contained in early September 2021 near Lake Lowell in Canyon County. (Courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.