D.C. goons target Mount Vernon during shutdown — even though it’s privately owned


Douglas Ernst Blog

It was only a few days ago that park police, acting on the orders of the Obama administration, tried to deny World War II veterans the opportunity to visit the national memorial built in their honor. I noted that this was no surprise, since during sequestration word was sent out to make Americans feel the pain: “However you manage that reduction, you need to make sure you are not contradicting what we said the impact would be,” was the takeaway quote at the time.

Now, the Obama administration has even approved of an attempt to shut down Mount Vernon —even though it is privately owned.

The Park Service appears to be closing streets on mere whim and caprice. The rangers even closed the parking lot at Mount Vernon, where the plantation home of George Washington is a favorite tourist destination. That was after they barred the new…

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One Response to D.C. goons target Mount Vernon during shutdown — even though it’s privately owned

  1. bullright says:

    Great post, thanks. What a conniving administration we have. (not that we should be surprised, but it constantly sinks to new lows)

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