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Fish and Wildlife Service Kills Endangered Freshwater Mussels
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Fish and Wildlife Service Kills Endangered Freshwater Mussels

Pipeline Construction Targets One of Just 19 Streams Where the Clubshell Species Lives. A Bill Barr Connection, Too. By Sarah Okeson Trump’s Fish and Wildlife Service has pushed an endangered freshwater mussels closer to extinction. The creature is threatened through efforts to placate an energy company where Attorney General Bill Barr was once on the…

Radical Republicans on Energy Panel Push Giant Alaska Gas Pipeline
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Radical Republicans on Energy Panel Push Giant Alaska Gas Pipeline

800-Mile, $43-Billion Project Is Intended to Send Liquified Natural Gas To China By Sarah Okeson Republicans are trying to push through a $43 billion liquified natural gas project in Alaska that could be a financial dud, harm whales and polar bears, and help cook our overheating planet. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which by law…