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Gov. Jan Brewer: “The Grand Canyon is more than Arizona’s most treasured natural landmark. It is a global attraction and driving source of national and international tourism.’’

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Brewer presses president to allow use of state funds for Grand Canyon

PHOENIX -- Saying there's precedent for the move, Gov. Jan Brewer late Friday asked President Obama to let Grand Canyon National Park reopen with private and state dollars during the federal government shutdown.