Idled Federal Workers Called Back To Wildlife Refuges So People Can Hunt

From: Huffington Post

“Jeff Ruch, president of the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, told The Hill that the FWS decision appears to violate the terms of its own shutdown contingency plan, which allows emergency fund use only for safety and the protection of property. “Hunting access is not needed to protect ‘property,’ in this case wildlife. I am sure the wildlife do not feel protected by being shot,” Ruch said.”

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