On 2 January 2016, an event known as the “Malheur Occupation” or “Oregon Standoff” began ...

US Constitution: Article 1, Section 8, Clause 17 – snopes.com

On 2 January 2016, an event known as the “Malheur Occupation” or “Oregon Standoff” began at the headquarters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Oregon. The armed militia that occupied the building on the reserve said they were doing so in order to protest overreach by the federal government after two ranchers were sentenced to prison for arson on public lands. The standoff mostly ended on 26 January 2016, when one occupier was shot and killed by police at a traffic stop, and …

 

Read the full article here


CHASE SAPPHIRE PREFERRED® 60,000 BONUS POINTS After you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening*Same page link to Offer Details — that's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®

  Of Interest

-- END RSP MOD -->