Colorado Editorials

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel: Wildfire deal fixes a persistent problem

Author: The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Editorial Board - March 27, 2018 - Updated: March 27, 2018

Tucked away in the massive $1.3 trillion federal omnibus spending bill is a much-needed policy fix that ends the frustrating practice of “fire borrowing.”

Before the president signed the bill Friday, the cost of fighting catastrophic wildfires in the West was wreaking havoc with efforts to reduce the threat of fires in the first place.

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