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House Republicans Vote to Strip Endangered Species Act Protections From Two Species Based on Fraudulent Claims About Military Readiness


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House Republicans Vote to Strip Endangered Species Act Protections From Two Species Based on Fraudulent Claims About Military Readiness

WASHINGTON - In a partisan vote, the U.S. House of Representatives approved an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act today to end all federal protections for the American burying beetle and lesser prairie chicken under the Endangered Species Act. Despite the fact that the current range of the lesser prairie chicken does not overlap with any U.S.

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Hopefully, Obama will honor this commitment for a veto.