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Environmentalists Urge OMB To Reject EPA Plan For Scrapping CWA Rule

May 17, 2017
Environmentalists at a May 17 meeting with EPA and White House Office of Management & Budget (OMB) staff urged OMB to reject the agency's pending proposed rule to repeal the Obama-era Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction rule, touting the merits of the CWA policy and attacking as inadequate the comment period on the repeal rule. If the administration does push ahead with the repeal plan, the environmentalists at the meeting said that EPA needs to offer significantly more time for...

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