Federal Government charging Colorado & Utah for reopening their National Parks.

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Federal Government charging Colorado & Utah for reopening their National Parks.

Post  fshnski on Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:07 pm

Utah has agreed to pay the federal government $1.7 million to open up eight national parks during the government shutdown, and Colorado will pony up $362,700 to open Rocky Mountain National Park.

But Arizona officials said the Obama administration is still “dragging their feet” in reaching an agreement over the Grand Canyon.

After being battered for its decision-making during the shutdown, the park service is trying to regain its footing, including opening up monuments in Washington and Philadelphia to First Amendment activities, which in essence makes them open to anyone who knows the policy.


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Post  fshnski on Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:22 pm

Would that be extortion or blackmail?

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Post  News Hawk on Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:38 pm

fshnski wrote:Would that be extortion or blackmail?
How about "Sleaze"?

Bill Clinton* would approve!

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Post  WHL on Sat Oct 12, 2013 3:55 pm

All of the above.
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