Chaffetz probes death in FEMA mobile home
House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) is asking the administration for information about the death of an elderly man in a government-owned mobile home following August 2016 floods in Baton Rouge, La.
Doctor who found lead in blood to attend Trump's Hill address
The Michigan pediatrician who helped expose the Flint drinking water crisis will be attending President Trump's congressional address next week as a guest of Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Mich.), who represents the city.
CLEAN WATER RULE
Ga. Republican offers House bill to repeal WOTUS
A House bill filed yesterday by Georgia Republican Rep. Rick Allen would repeal the Obama administration rule outlining which waterways and wetlands get automatic Clean Water Act protection.
Nelson's bill would tip scales for Fla. in supply fight
With a Supreme Court special master favoring Georgia in its long fight with Florida over water supplies, Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) introduced legislation yesterday that he hopes will give his state an edge.
House Dems unveil bill to update lead and copper limits
House Democrats have introduced a bill to update the Safe Drinking Water Act and require U.S. EPA to hasten its review of lead and copper limits in drinking water.