Bureau of Land Management Brokers Deal at Bundy Ranch

April 12, 2014 at 1:40 pm / by

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Amid rumors of militias moving in, no-fly zones, and legal weapons being confiscated from law-abiding citizens, KLAS Las Vegas is reporting that Clark County Sheriff Doug Gillespie has brokered a deal between rancher Clive Bundy and his supporters and the Bureau of Land Management.

“Sources tell the I-Team that Sheriff Gillespie has negotiated a potential agreement in which the BLM would halt its roundup of Bundy’s cattle and withdraw its employees from the Gold Butte area.

The BLM wants to proceed with the sale of the cattle already gathered during the roundup but is reportedly willing to share the revenue from the sale with Bundy.”

Fox News is reporting that the BLM is pulling out over concerns about safety.

Not everyone agrees that they are pulling out for that reason. BizPac Review reports:

“Amid the growing standoff between Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and the federal government, reports are growing that Senate Majority Harry Reid’s little-known ties to a Chinese solar energy giant could be playing a major role in the confrontation.”

Is it possible that this whole standoff and bullying of ranchers is about politicians getting rich off their connections and their power to determine how public lands are used? Let’s keep watching, folks.

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Katie Abercrombie

Florida PolitiChick Katie Abercrombie, native of North Carolina and a long-time resident in Florida, is a 20-year homeschooling veteran. Now that her four children are grown, she continues to indulge her love for teaching and learning by tutoring, substitute teaching, and teaching writing classes for homeschoolers. She earned her BS degree from Florida Southern College and her MA from Rollins College. BC, or Before Children, she served as the Director of Youth and Family Ministry at her church and has continued to be active in ministry and leadership in her current church. Homeschooling afforded her many opportunities to be politically active and she recently retired from a term on the Orange County Republican Executive Committee. Like “Katie’s Political Page” on Facebook and follow her on Twitter @aberaussie.

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  1. LittleRoot_48 says:

    As far as I’m concerned, if it involves NEVADA, Dingy Harry Reid is in it up to his eyebrows. I find it difficult, if not inpossible, to have any respect for the citizens of Nevada who keep sending this little weasel to the District of Corruption.

  2. YelowJezamin says:

    “Is it possible”? Of course. It is also possible that, as the Las Vegas Journal reported two weeks ago, that the BLM sold the fracking/oil rights to six oil companies to property in the Gold Butte area for millions to become “the first fracking operation in Nevada”. Who wants cattle around the poisoned water from these operations? It ain’t about a turtle, folks; nor about a refusal to pay a lease. It’s about the BLM running cattle ranchers off of the land and out of business, to further their Agenda 21 plans of pushing people into the cities while declaring other areas as ‘little to no human occupation’, so that they can do whatever they want out in the open to America’s wilderness.

  3. cookiegirl says:

    Yes, Reid is at the pit of all this –
    Hot button issue. More to come I’m sure.
    Barbara Cook

    • jagrammy says:

      What I would like to know is how in the heck did Harry Reid get re-elected in your state. Probably the same way Obama did….the dead do vote.

  4. Maggie says:

    I guess you could call it brokering a deal .Most believe he was trying to save his bum along with Harry Reid and all the slugs he has bought off in Nevada. I now hope they drag these slugs out of their dark hiding places, check their finances and I am guessing some will be in a Federal prison for at leat a portion of their lives. It could never be long enough.

  5. despisetheman says:

    How can they illegally take 300 heads of this ranchers cattle? Hang’em high like they did in the old West and start with Reid!

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