President Barack Obama talks about the environment during the 20th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit at Harvey's Lake Tahoe Hotel and Casino on Wednesday August 31, 2016 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Senator Dianne Feinstein, Governor Jerry Brown, Senator Barbara Boxer Janice Schneider, Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management of the U.S. Department of the Interior and Senator Harry Reid took part in the summit.
President Barack Obama talks about the environment during the 20th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit at Harvey's Lake Tahoe Hotel and Casino on Wednesday August 31, 2016 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Senator Dianne Feinstein, Governor Jerry Brown, Senator Barbara Boxer Janice Schneider, Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management of the U.S. Department of the Interior and Senator Harry Reid took part in the summit. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
President Barack Obama talks about the environment during the 20th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit at Harvey's Lake Tahoe Hotel and Casino on Wednesday August 31, 2016 in South Lake Tahoe, Calif. Senator Dianne Feinstein, Governor Jerry Brown, Senator Barbara Boxer Janice Schneider, Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management of the U.S. Department of the Interior and Senator Harry Reid took part in the summit. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
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