Ok, I missed this the other day, but apparently President Bush was leaning on the U.S. Interior Department to rush out a set out of rules that would weaken endangered species regulations. The idea was to release them by Friday (yesterday) in order to put them in place before President-Elect Obama can reverse them easily. Why am I not surprised?
Read more in this Associated Press/USA Today article.
And if anyone knows how this actually turned out, please post a comment thanks!