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Trump Orders Massive Rollback of Environmental Protections


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Trump Orders Massive Rollback of Environmental Protections

Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON - In a major effort to dismantle environmental protections, President Donald Trump today signed an executive order requiring all federal agencies to repeal two regulations before implementing a new rule.

This unprecedented and illegal restriction would hamstring every federal agency’s efforts to implement laws and dramatically curtail the federal government’s ability to protect human health, wildlife and the environment from emerging threats.

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