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As the Trump administration seeks to expedite environmental reviews, groups say public will be sidelined

August 9th, 2020 - 2:00am
The expedited environmental review comes as federal managers with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), charged with permitting mines, work to shore up critical minerals that the administration believes to be essential to national security and the economy. Many U.S. products currently use imported minerals, making the U.S. often dependent on its adversaries.



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