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Trump’s Latest Environmental Policy; Rolling Back the National Environmental Policy Act

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President Trump announced new teaks to the environmental permitting process for construction projects. These include three main changes: 1) No longer including climate change in the permitting process. 2) Streamlining the permitting process by having a lead agency and deadlines. And 3) Exempting some projects with limited government involvement from the environmental permitting process. This episode goes over exactly what this means.