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House reverses stance on land acquisition; Graves will reintroduce legislation to stop federal land grab


by Congressman Sam Graves

U.S. Congressman Sam Graves voted against the Fiscal Year 2008 Interior Appropriations Bill on Wednesday because it included $205 million for new land purchases.

Graves successfully fought to get rid of that funding in previous Congresses. With billions of dollars in maintenance backlogs, Graves believes the money can be better spent taking care of our past commitments.

"The federal government already owns one of every five

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