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The Fleecing of America (Adc: Official Animal Killers) #612992

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 18, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Bozeman, MT: Roger O'Neil) The government program which needlessly wastes millions of taxpayer dollars on hired guns, animal damage control (ADC) agents, who kill the nation's wildlife animals under the guise of "predator population control agents" that supposedly benefit a few ranchers featured; scenes shown of the agents killing coyotes and details given of the few incidents that domestic livestock has been killed by predators. [Environmentalist Tom SKEELE, Montana rancher Lynn CORNELL, ADC director Bobby ACORD, Representative Peter DeFAZIO, coyote researcher Dr. Bob CRABTREE - comment on the wasteful government subsidy of the ADC.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
O'Neil, Roger
Duration:
00:03:10

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