17 GOP governors push back on W.H.’s proposed changes to NEPA law

The group was led by Nevada’s Joe Lombardo and Utah’s Spencer Cox.
The White House (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Seventeen Republican governors wrote to the White House on Tuesday to oppose proposed changes to the 1970 National Environmental Policy Act, including increased consideration for climate change-related effects.

The group said the proposal reversed reforms made under President Donald Trump in 2020 that focused on speeding the process up. 

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