Federal Employee News

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Armed militia, takes over federal building in Oregon in support of ranchers 'controlled burn' on leased land

Armed militia, Bundy brothers take over federal building in rural Oregon

Snippet of Article: "...An armed militia took over a building at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon late Saturday and vows to occupy the outpost for years to protest the federal government’s treatment of a pair of ranchers facing prison time... attempting to reduce the growth of invasive plant species and ward off potential wildfires. The pair was sentenced to five years in prison..."

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

Controlled or prescribed burning, militia, Second Amendment,