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The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Howdy, Pardoner

President Trump pardoned Dwight and Steven Hammond, two ranchers in Oregon who were sentenced to prison for arson on public lands.
Source: Rick Bowmer / AP

-Written by Elaine Godfrey (@elainejgodfrey)

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  • President Trump pardoned Dwight and, two ranchers in Oregon who were sentenced to prison for arson on public lands, and whose imprisonment inspired the 41-day occupation of a wildlife refuge in 2016.

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