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Gateway Arch National Park bill moves to Trump's desk

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A bill that would change the name of Jefferson National Expansion Memorial to the Gateway Arch National Park could soon become official.

After passing the House Wednesday, the legislation moved to President Donald Trump's desk for approval.

The legislation was sponsored by Sens. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. In the House, it was supported by Reps. William Lacy Clay, D-St. Louis, and Ann Wagner, R-Ballwin.

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