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Really? The Chicken as Endangered Species

Jane175 Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 7:54 AM
Dissolve the EPA and EVERYTHING they have ever done. It's all politically motivated and very little has been to benefit anyone except the liberal loon environmentalist on the extreme left. The world was doing just fine before the heavy handed EPA was born..
David70 Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 5:33 PM
The EPA cleaned up rivers & reduced acid rain. Then they went bonkers. The EPA is an evil job killer as well as the greeny pretenders.

No one wants to send a species to extinction, but when a chicken that can be hunted and cooked for dinner is proposed as an endangered species, one has to question the entire program. When that proposed endangered species listing brings together representatives from oil, gas, and wind energy companies—as well as ranchers and farmers—you can be sure changes are needed in the way the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is applied.   

The specific critter in question this time is the lesser prairie chicken (LPC) and the proposed ESA listing would have the federal government killing jobs, thwarting economic...