Marx would be proud. Our Community organizer President is gobbling up more land for the government. And all under the rubric of the Antiquities Act. It was supposed to be for very small areas of designation that would not require an Act of Congress which is the lawful way of the government claiming land. Be sure, he is not done yet.
I just got done posting on August 22, 2016 Obama and the Greenies seeking massive land grab in Utah
The latest will claim land from Utah the size of Delaware and Rhode Island combined. Over Two million acres. August 22, 2016
President Obama, with the stroke of a pen, created the world’s largest ocean reserve on Friday off Hawaii, 400,000 square miles, days after designating a massive federal monument in Maine – moves that have angered local lawmakers who accuse the president of disregarding the impact on residents.
Try this one out:
Obama Designates National Monument in Maine, to Dismay of Some New York Times – 3 days ago
Mr. Obama designated more than 87,500 acres of rugged terrain
It became by far the largest region of federal parkland in Maine, surpassing the 48,900-acre Acadia National Park on the coast
Obama used a presidential proclamation to expand the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument off the coast of Hawaii by over 400,000 square miles. The preserve now stretches 582,578 square miles, the world’s largest marine protected area. .
Previous posts of land grabs that may be of interest:
Obama to claim half million acres today under ‘Monument act’ UPDATE .Then we have President Obama designates five new national monuments add Obama Stretches ‘Antiquities Act’ to Include Three New National .
I will give you this one With 3 California Sites, Obama Nearly Doubles Public Land and we have Obama decrees another grab – Closes vast Pacific area to fishing
The government already owns two-thirds of the 13 Western states. This doesn’t include State and Local government ownership.