The angry west vs. the rest

  title={The angry west vs. the rest},
  author={Theodore Mathews and Gerald C. Lubenow and Martin Kasindorf and Gabriele Borger},
Opposition of citizens in the western U.S. to federal control of vast amounts of land is reported. Regional political differences that add to western disenchantment with the federal government are surveyed. Accelerated economic growth has strengthened the West's political power. Political differences among western states are identified. The prospects of intensified energy production on federal land threaten the environmental quality of states that contain massive federal land holdings. The new… CONTINUE READING

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