Durango Herald: U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert gives speech on Earth Day to oppose Biden conservation goal

Congresswoman touts her legislation, ‘The 30 x 30 Termination Act,’ at summit in Nebraska

WASHINGTON – Rep. Lauren Boebert met with conservatives in Nebraska on Earth Day to drum up opposition against the Biden administration’s goal to conserve 30% of U.S. lands and waters by 2030.

The “Stop the 30 x 30 Summit” featured Boebert and other opponents of the America the Beautiful initiative, also known as the “30 x 30” plan.

Boebert’s office did not respond to multiple requests for comment or provide an outline of her planned remarks at the summit.

Media strategist Gabriella Hoffman, who attended the event, tweeted a comment attributed to Boebert at the summit: “If you truly want to cut carbon emissions, don’t lock up our lands. Allow us … to be stewards of that land.”

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