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Idaho National Forest and Wilderness Bill Signing Ceremony

President Obama signed H.R. 1138, the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act, which specified 275,665… read more

President Obama signed H.R. 1138, the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and Jerry Peak Wilderness Additions Act, which specified 275,665 acres of central Idaho as protected wilderness areas and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System. It also releases specified portions of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area as wilderness study areas. He mentioned the lengthened wildfire season and measures being taken to combat the fires. At the beginning of his remarks he spoke about the positive job numbers released that day. close

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Idaho National Forest and Wilderness Bill Signing Ceremony

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Program ID:
327466-2
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Oval Office, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 07, 2015 | 12:18pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Aug 08, 2015 | 1:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 07, 2015 | 9:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 08, 2015 | 1:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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