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Trump may roll back infrastructure environmental review law

Clip: 01/09/2020 | 7m 37s Video has closed captioning.

The Trump administration wants to roll back part of a seminal law requiring environmental impact statements for infrastructure projects such as roads, mines and pipelines. Industry has long pushed for these changes to reduce what it says are endless delays, but environmental groups argue the proposal would be disastrous for environmental protection. William Brangham talks to Amy Harder of Axios.

Aired: 01/09/20

Rating: NR

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