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Butterfly effect: Endangered listing could backfire on monarchs

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Watchdog.org discusses the potential impact of efforts to list monarch butterflies as endangered species with Angela Logomasini. 

Angela Logomasini, a senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and another butterfly enthusiast, says private efforts should be allowed to continue without intrusion from the federal government.

“Let’s hope such private conservation continues and eventually thwarts efforts to list monarch butterflies under the ESA,” Logomasini wrote this week. “Such listing will simply introduce perverse government policies that punish people trying to do something positive.”

Read the full article at Watchdog.org.