The Bureau of Land Management is supposed to be part of the “conservationists” of the Federal Government. This whole thing was blown up over “protecting the desert tortoises” (on the endangered list). You would think that in the performance of their duties, the Bundy cattle that they had mercenary cowboys round up would have actually taken care of them at best and at the very least, bring them to a slaughter house and recoup some of the money that the Feds say that Cliven Bundy owes them for grazing fees. and now those newly born calves are at risk. Proof? Click on each (more after the jump) for the larger versions.
Listen to the podcast – Jerry reporting in from the Bundy Ranch at the end with an extended interview. Pix below just sent in by Jerry.