Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Alamo Will Not Go Under UN Control

Texas General Land Office
Jerry Patterson Texas Land Commissioner

Patterson responds to Internet gossip: Horse hockey

PRESS RELEASE — Oct 30, 2013

AUSTIN — Despite spectacular and erroneous reports to the contrary, the Alamo is not being turned over to the United Nations — or anyone else for that matter.

Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson today attempted once again to let Texans know that if the Alamo and the other Spanish missions in San Antonio are added to the UNESCO World Heritage List, the Alamo will remain entirely under the control of the state of Texas and the Texas General Land Office. […]