Biden signs orders restoring boundaries of Bears Ears, other monuments shrunk by Trump

Politics October 9, 2021 News
Biden signs orders restoring boundaries of Bears Ears, other monuments shrunk by Trump

From ABC News | Politics by Stephanie Ebbs and Sarah Kolinovsky

President Joe Biden has restored protections to three U.S. national monuments, including two that saw their size drastically reduced by former President Donald Trump, saying Friday that Americans must protect the country together.

"These protections provide a bridge to our past, but they also build a bridge to a safer, more sustainable future," he said.

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