Originally Posted by NDuncan
Yeah, nobody else in the world would get away with what they are doing. Notice half of the closures are in Blount Co. A little bit of petty retaliation from the county commission resolution, maybe?
I believe the petty retaliation is coming from the top of the chain, though perhaps the park superintendent is cut from the same cloth:
The NPS is getting hit harder by the sequester than any other organization in the Department of Interior, wonder why? This is just the latest "campaign instead of running the government" publicity stunt since closing the White House tours and telling ICE to let detainees free.