Donald Trump moves to ‘reverse federal overreach,’ cuts down Bears Ears, Grand Staircase monuments

Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante were established as protected lands by Obama and Clinton

President Trump’s long-awaited decision Monday to pare down and carve up two highly controversial national monuments in Utah has set off an unprecedented legal fight over the scope of an executive’s power to cede control of federal lands. During a speech in Salt Lake City, Mr. Trump said he’ll reduce both the Bears Ears and Grand…