This story seems insane. California is preventing farmers from receiving necessary water supplies in order to save a 2-inch fish called the Delta smelt. It's the usual blather about ecosystems and if any one species dies the whole shebang will collapse and we will all die. I've never quite been able to square this extreme paternalism toward every animal specimen in existence while the same folks will argue vociferously about evolution and the disappearance and adaptation of species. But, in the name of one family of minnows, these eco-nuts are willing to put tens of thousands of farmers out of work. Below is the story as presented on "Hannity."
PODCAST: NRO Editors 3/1/18
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