March 2017 archive

Lucas Calls Elimination of WOTUS a ‘Major Win’

Catching up on reaction to President Trump’s executive order reversing the Waters of the U.S. rule. Oklahoma U.S. Rep. Frank Lucas was obviously happy about the move. “The Waters of the U.S. rule has created widespread uncertainty for many of the folks in the agriculture, energy, and construction sectors across our country,” said Lucas in …

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Trump Signs Executive Order for Clean Water Act Rule Review

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday directing the Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to review a controversial 2015 Clean Water Act rule designed to protect small bodies of water from pollution, according to The Washington Times. “EPA’s so-called Waters of the U.S. rule is one of the worst …

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