May 7, 2014 | Volume 101 / Number 19

Cliven Bundy And The Great Montana Land Grab

I just want to say a couple of things about this Cliven Bundy thing in Nevada and the land grab going on right here in our own backyard.

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Lots of folks are under the mistaken impression that Bundy refused to pay for his BLM lease. He simply refused to pay the feds. He first tried paying the state of Nevada, but they refused to take his payment. He then tried to pay the county, but they also refused.

I also feel he was goaded into acting as he did when the BLM drastically cut back his allotment, so his cowies wouldn't harm the fragile and near-extinct “some-kind-of-turtle.”

Seems the BLM...

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