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How Frustration And Inaction Color EPA's Efforts To Enforce The Clean Water Act

ProPublica | Naveena Sadasivam | Posted 07.26.2014 | Green

This article originally appeared on ProPublica. For years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been frustrated in its efforts to pursue hu...

Lawmakers Push EPA For More Time On Water Rule

AP | By HOPE YEN | Posted 06.04.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Industry groups and more than a dozen GOP senators are urging the Obama administration to reconsider plans to regulate many of the...

WATCH: The Problem With 'Poo Lagoons'

Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 06.20.2013 | Green

You might think that the water you're drinking tastes clean and pure ... until you realize that the EPA has done little to regulate factory farms' pra...

40 Years Later: Clean Water at a Crossroads

Margie Alt | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green
Margie Alt

To truly protect our rivers, streams, and drinking water, we will need to overcome these two obstacles -- to reverse the loopholes in our laws and to confront and turn back the heavy guns of polluting interests in Washington.

House Votes: EPA Limited In Protecting Water From Pollution

AP | By DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 09.12.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Republican-controlled House passed a bill Wednesday that would sharply curtail the federal government's role in protecting waters fr...