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Newsom plans to veto bill that would have blocked Trump's rollback of endangered species protections

September 16, 2019

"I fully support the principles behind Senate Bill 1: to defeat efforts by the President and Congress to undermine vital federal protections that protect clean air, clean water and endangered species," Newsom said in a statement released Saturday. ... "Senate Bill 1 does not, however, provide the state with any new authority to push back against the Trump Administration's environmental policies and it limits the state's ability to rely upon the best available science to protect our environment"