H.R.5544 - Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act
To authorize and expedite a land exchange involving National Forest System land in the Laurentian District of the Superior National Forest and certain other National Forest System land in the State of Minnesota that has limited recreational and conservation resources and lands owned by the State of Minnesota in trust for the public school system that are largely scattered in checkerboard fashion within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and have important recreational, scenic, and conservation resources, and for other purposes.
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H.R.5544 Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act
August 10, 2012
I am writing as your constituent in the 8th Congressional district of Minnesota. I oppose H.R.5544 - Minnesota Education Investment and Employment Act, and am tracking it using OpenCongress.org, the free public resource website for government transparency and accountability.
I oppose H.R. 5544 which mandates and expedites the transfer of tens of thousands of acres of protected National Forest lands into state management intended to maximize revenue generation. Removing these lands from Fede...