Inside EPA - 03/13/2020

McCollum Urges Funding Panel Allocation Boost For EPA Water Programs

March 10, 2020
Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN), chair of the appropriations subcommittee overseeing EPA, is urging her Rules Committee colleagues to boost the fiscal year 2021 allocation for her panel so that she can hike funding levels for key agency water programs including its state revolving funds (SRFs), regional water protection, and others. “If you can do anything in Rules Committee to give Mr. Joyce and [me] a larger allocation, we’d take it,” McCollum told House rules panel member Jim McGovern (D-MA) during...

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