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Despite its success and public support, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold a hearing Wednesday to examine ways to overhaul the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo), chairman of the committee, says his focus is … Continue reading

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Lawmakers this week revived legislation that would dismantle the Endangered Species Act – kill the law’s ability to protect imperiled animals and plants. S. 935, the purported “Endangered Species Management Self-Determination Act,” would weaken the ESA by requiring the Interior … Continue reading

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In order to fund the federal government beyond April 28, Congress must finalize a spending deal this week. Annoyed by the fact that endangered species protection decisions are by federal law based on science rather than politics, some congressional leaders … Continue reading

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