Skip to comments.Obama: Conservation boosts the economy (as Moochelle plans her next vacation?)
Posted on 03/04/2012 5:16:20 PM PST by Libloather
Obama: Conservation boosts the economy
By JENNIFER EPSTEIN | 3/2/12 6:37 PM EST
The argument that environmental conservation stands in the way of economic growth is a false choice, President Barack Obama told conservation leaders Friday.
On the contrary, Obama said in remarks at the Interior Department, conservation provides a boost.
Were not just preserving our land and water for the next generation, were also making more land available for hunting and fishing, and were bolstering an outdoor economy that supports more than nine million jobs and brings in more than $1 trillion a year, he said.
Obama took action earlier this year to ease the visa process for foreign tourists. In addition to drawing tourists to places like Disney World, he said, were helping more people discover our parks, our mountains and our beaches.
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This evil bastard believes his own Bull Sh—.
It’s a false choice. Just look around and see how America’s economy is booming!
Its a false choice. Just look around and see how Americas economy is booming!
Happy days are here again!/s
My thoughts exactly!
Rats want all people packed into cities and federal goverment to own all the land.
You can buy a visitor pass to enter a park and take a guided tour of nature.
If you’re having trouble understanding how conservation boosts the economy, just think how much an unemployment check boosts the economy. Both work pretty much the same way to accomplish that goal.