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Agency boss: Past support for US land sales is 'irrelevant'

Aug. 28, 2019 6:40 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A newly appointed Trump administration official said his past support for selling federal lands was "irrelevant," after his selection to oversee an agency managing nearly a quarter-billion public acres in the U.S. West drew a backlash. Acting Bureau of Land Management Director...