Despite Common Ground, House Hearing Underscores Infrastructure Battle

April 23, 2021
Divergent views at a recent House hearing illustrate the potential challenges that face Congress in attempting to pass comprehensive infrastructure legislation, even as Senate Republicans are pointing to unanimous committee approval of a bill bolstering funding for EPA’s water programs and pledging to find common ground on other types of infrastructure. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (T&I) April 21 approved by voice vote a “views and estimates” document that calls for reauthorizing EPA’s clean water state revolving fund (CWSRF)...

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