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Three Things Montanans Should Know about Greg Gianforte, Rick Perry & Public Lands

Submitted by vsample on Thu, 2016-10-27 07:39

Out-of-state millionaire and public lands opponent Rick Perry campaigns with Gianforte in Montana 


New Jersey multimillionaire Greg Gianforte today is hitting the campaign trail with out-of-state millionaire and former Texas Governor Rick Perry, and you can bet neither of them want to talk about their weak records on public lands.

Here are three things that Montanans need to know about Greg Gianforte, Rick Perry and public lands in Montana: 

  1. Gov. Perry supports transferring public land management to individual states, which is the first step toward selling them off to the highest bidder, saying the federal government should "divest itself" from lands like national forests and national parks.
  2. Greg Gianforte has funded groups that are working to transfer federal lands to the state and sell off our public lands to the highest bidder. 
  3. "And what's the third one, there? And, uh, the uh...."


To read the full article on the Montana Democrats website click on Gianforte, Rick Perry and Public Lands