Senators Trying Again with Wildfire Funding Amendment
Waldo Canyon Fire, 2012. Photo: Colorado Springs Fire Department
Oregon Democratic Senator Ron Wyden and Idaho Republican Senator Mike Crapo are working together again to end "fire borrowing" with a new amendment that would establish a Wildfire Disaster Relief Fund with $300 million for active management and fire prevention. Both are important components of the Cohesive Strategy. We'll keep an eye on this one.Read more here.