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It's Your Money (Government Land Payoff) #180808

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 29, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The weekly look at how the government spends taxpayers' money introduced.

(Washington: James Walker) A case in which the federal government may have to pay for land it already owns reviewed; scenes shown from Idaho where a rider to a bill would pay a rancher a million dollars for use of grazing land he is leasing from the government. [Rancher Bert BRACKETT - states his case.] [Former Bureau of Land Management director Jim BACA, Nevada Senator Harry REID - call it a government ripoff.] [Idaho Senator Dirk KEMPTHORNE - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Walker, James
Duration:
00:02:00

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