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House Passes Bipartisan Water Bill Despite Criticism From Right Wing Groups

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed the closest thing so far this year to an infrastructure bill — a $12 billion-plus bipartisan measure authorizin...

Here Is What Unifies Congress

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Big multimillion-dollar water projects, once a favorite target of good-government reformers who made them a poster child of politi...

These American Families Live Without Running Water (VIDEO)

George McGraw | Posted 02.05.2014 | Impact
George McGraw

Nearly 40 percent of the 173,000 Navajo in the U.S. don't have a tap or a toilet at home. (For non-Native Americans, that number is just .6 percent).

House Passes Bipartisan Water Bill

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Bucking some of the same conservative groups that encouraged the government shutdown, Republicans and Democrats unit...

Is Ken Salazar Trying to Soak Colorado Springs?

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

Did Interior Secretary Ken Salazar have some direct involvement in the exorbitant rates the Bureau of Reclamation wants to charge Colorado Springs for storing water in Pueblo Reservoir?

Drinking Water Filthy But Big Money Goes To Build New Stadium

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Out of South Africa came the news that an expensive new soccer stadium had been built in a city where drinking water is often dirty and many people have neither electric lights nor toilets.