Memos & Research

ICYMI: Why Montanans Oppose Acting BLM Director William Perry Pendley

Jul 29, 2020

Contact: Emily Samsel,, 828-713-9647

LCV’s state affiliate in Montana, Montana Conservation Voters (MCV), released the following memo earlier this week laying out Montanans’ opposition to Trump’s formal nomination of William Perry Pendley to head the Bureau of Land Management. Pendley is an anti-public lands bigot who is unfit to serve in his acting role and has no place taking over official leadership of the Bureau of Land Management. Every U.S. Senator has an obligation to their constituents to publicly weigh in on William Perry Pendley’s nomination

Read the full memo below for more information. Whitney Tawney, Deputy Director of MCV, is on the ground in Montana and available to discuss further — 202-412-4793;