Watt and Hodel succeeded in turning back the clock at Interior

 

The war fought by the Reagan administration for the Department of Interior and the 500 million acres of public land it manages occurred in two great battles, waged by Secretary James Watt and his successor, Donald Hodel. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/19.19/download-entire-issue

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