State, federal parks in funding trouble

The federalistas, especially knuckleheads in Congress, see no problem with spending gazillions on new bombers, aircraft carriers, and much more, but can’t seem to come up with the measly dollars needed to fund the staffing and upkeep of lands we call “parks.” Veteran outdoors writer Pete Zimowsky, Idaho Statesman, covers this ground well in his column from today’s edition. Just replace “Idaho” with “Pennsylvania” or the name of any other state in which parks are getting the funding shaft from lawmakers.


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