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Water Groups Warn Senators Of Conditional Support For WRDA Legislation

May 11, 2018
Drinking water groups are warning the Senate environment committee that their support for an Army Corps funding bill is contingent on excluding major changes to EPA's Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program beyond the bill's language extending the program for two years. In a May 10 letter , the American Water Works Association (AWWA), Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) and Water Environment Federation (WEF) reiterate their strong opposition to a plan offered by Sen. John Boozman (R-AR)...

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