Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) joined Native American, business and environmental leaders at a 12:15 p.m. press conference on Tuesday, June 4, at the House Triangle in Washington, D.C., to discuss the need to protect the Grand Canyon from new uranium mining claims.
(Photo: Ed Moss, Grand Canyon Trust)

This is a one-of-a-kind place. It provides spirituality, sustenance, and water. It is so important to protect it, and all these resources, because they’re not renewable.

(Photo: Grand Canyon Visitor Center)

The cause is the protection of the Grand Canyon.

Because it’s just.

It’s overdue.

And it’s life-affirming.

That’s why we are doing this.

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