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Plan for Federal Gray Wolf Delisting Clears House

posted Nov 2, 2016, 7:34 PM by chloe owens

7/15/116, by Associated Press, Register-Guard

Plan for federal gray wolf delisting clears House

As the battle over Oregon’s recent delisting of the gray wolf as endangered is waged in a courtroom, the state’s lone Republican congressman helped convince the House to approve a plan to remove all protections for the species at the federal level. The proposal cleared the chamber Wednesday with a 223-201 vote and now heads to the Senate.