Raul Grijalva

Raul Grijalva Tries to Tie ALEC to Bundy Ranch

Free market group dismisses congressman’s accusations of illegal lobbying

A Democratic congressman is attempting to tie the standoff over publicly owned lands in Nevada to a conservative policy group long reviled by the left in what the group says is a baseless and politically motivated attack.

Raul Grijalva Tries to Block Energy Exploration During Shutdown

Calls for halt to energy company usage of federal land until shutdown ends

A Democratic member of Congress is using the government shutdown to pressure the Department of the Interior to prohibit oil and gas exploration on federal land. Energy companies should not be able to use federal lands if those lands are closed to hikers and campers, according to Rep. Raul Grijalva (D., Ariz.), the co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus.