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Timber Sales Losses

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Timber Sales Losses

Timber Sales Losses

Timber Sales Losses

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—NPR's John Nielsen reports that the General Accounting Office issued a report critical of the Forest Service's bookeeping. For the first time ever, the service reported a LOSS in its timber sale operations last year. Some Congress members want to punish the agency, by rejecting its request for a 43-million dollar budget increase.

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