Analysis: Long-time nemesis of public lands on board with LWCF, NP backlog funding

Up is down. Black is white. Two plus two equals...five? Hold onto your hats, folks, because Rob Bishop (R.-Utah) is becoming a champion of the environment. 

On Thursday, the House Natural Resources Committee, which Bishop chairs, has moved forward with two landmark bills: one would fund the National Park Service’s $12 billion maintenance backlog and the other would do the same for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. The bills will now move to the House for a vote.

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