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GOP leaders want some national monument designations revoked

David Sharp, The Associated Press Published 5:32 p.m. ET March 5, 2017

PORTLAND, Maine — Republican leaders in Maine and Utah are asking President Trump to step into uncharted territory and rescind national monument designations made by his predecessor.

The Antiquities Act of 1906 doesn’t give the president power to undo a designation, and no president has ever taken such a step. But Trump isn’t like other presidents.

read original article at USA TODAY

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