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Trump eases environmental law for infrastructure

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 15 July 2020
President Donald Trump is rolling back a foundational Nixon-era environmental law that he says stifles infrastructure projects, but that is credited with ensuring decades of scrutiny of major projects and giving local communities a say. (July 15)
 
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