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Wednesday, May 25

Senate Deal on Judges May Help Environment


This is a must read article for those of us who believe the environment is
worth fighting for.

“But environmentalists appear to have cemented a landmark victory
in the so-called "Gang of 14" deal, reached by a bipartisan
coalition of Senators: namely, the defeat of William Myers, a
long-time grazing and mining lobbyist nominated for the Ninth
Circuit Court of Appeals. If the Democratic filibuster on Myers
holds, as it should, this will mark the first time in history a
judicial nominee has been defeated primarily on environmental

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