Proving that Obama’s despotic tirades and propaganda during the partial government shutdown have nothing to do with a shortage of money (tax revenues are a record $2.4 trillion), but everything to do with creating pain for American citizens, the Obama regime has defiantly and hatefully closed the iconic Grand Canyon, even though the State of Arizona has agreed to pay whatever costs are necessary to keep it open. As reported by FOX News:
With the partial suspension of U.S. government services showing no signs of ending, tourists will continue to be turned away from the Grand Canyon, despite a push by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and local businesses to reopen the state’s signature national park.
Brewer wants the iconic park reopened and has offered to pay for it with state money, but her proposal was rejected Thursday by a park official who said that as long as the federal government remains shut down, such a plan isn’t an option.
“I appreciate the support and I thanked them for the offer, but it’s not an offer we can accept,” said park superintendent Dave Uberuaga.
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