Abbott Pans BLM Response to Red River Questions

After a two-month lag, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management has responded to Greg Abbott’s questions about the federal government's claim to a disputed strip of land along the Red River.

The Texas attorney general was not impressed with the bureau's answers.

“The BLM's recent letter fails to answer the questions that I and many Texans have about the BLM’s seeming land grab along the Red River,” Abbott said in a statement emailed to The Texas Tribune. “The BLM’s inadequate response will force Texas to pursue other options to obtain the needed information ...

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