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States Press 'Improvements' As Trump Readies EO To Speed CWA Permits

April 08, 2019
As President Donald Trump prepares to issue an executive order aimed at limiting state Clean Water Act (CWA) reviews of federally permitted pipelines, state environmental regulators are poised to meet with federal officials to push their plan for “process improvements” that would speed the reviews without limiting state authority. “The coalition of groups we have been working with will push the process improvement document we put together to push those principles and push for the administration to actually sit down...

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