A 100-year family business, and the only remaining active cannery in the entire state of California, is being shut down by the Obama government. Madness upon madness upon madness – this is America. Enough of you voted for it. Welcome to your world…
( An angry American gives Barack Obama the only salute he deserves…)
EXCERPT (via Hot Air)
Hey, no bigs. It’s just a 100-year-old company and California’s only surviving cannery, a sustainable, family-owned operation employing 30 people. The Drakes Bay Oyster Company has been in a seven-year fight with the federal government and environmental groups over whether it’s 40-year lease would be renewed this week. The Lunny family, which owns the oyster farm, was among a group of families that sold their ranch lands to the National Parks Service in the 1970s to protect them from developers, with the understanding they would get 40-year-leases renewed in perpetuity. After buying and operating the oyster farm without incident— they were even featured as outstanding environmental stewards by the National Parks Service— the Lunnys learned in 2005 they were accused of bringing environmental damage to an area the NPS and environmentalists were anxious to designate as the nation’s first federally recognized marine wilderness.
Sec. of the Interior Ken Salazar decided todaythe farm’s lease will not be renewed:
“After careful consideration of the applicable law and policy, I have directed the National Park Service to allow the permit for the Drakes Bay Oyster Company to expire at the end of its current term and to return the Drakes Estero to the state of wilderness that Congress designated for it in 1976,” Salazar said in a statement. “I believe it is the right decision for Point Reyes National Seashore and for future generations who will enjoy this treasured landscape.” LINK
THE LAND KEN SALAZAR WANTS TO “RETURN” TO “THE STATE OF WILDERNESS” WAS GIVEN TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT BY THE VERY SAME FAMILY WHO IS NOW HAVING THEIR 100 YEAR BUSINESS DESTROYED BY THAT SAME FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.
LET THAT SINK IN AND THEN CURSE THIS OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO THE HEAVENS AS IT GIVES US YET ANOTHER DISGUSTING EXAMPLE OF CENTRALIZED BIG GOVERNMENT THAT CARES NOTHING FOR THE LIVES OF ITS OWN PEOPLE – WHERE WE ARE ALL BEING REGULATED AND TAXED INTO OBLIVION.