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December 16, 2016

Congress Responds to Flint Water Crisis, Requiring More Accountability

This past week was met with both good and bad news.  Let’s start with the bad news.  A USA Today article reports that 4 million Americans could be drinking toxic water and wouldn’t know.   According to the story, RANGER, Texas — The leaders of this former oil boomtown never gave 2-year-old Adam Walton a chance […]
September 22, 2016

Earth & Water Group and Reason Foundation Host Capitol Hill Briefing on P3s and Water Infrastructure

E&W and Reason Foundation will host a facilitated discussion on the role of public-private partnerships (P3s) in the water sector.  As Senate and House Members and the various committees explore ways to help address our aging water infrastructure, the opportunities for P3 collaborations continue to grow. P3s can help increase local investment, leverage innovation, and offer […]
September 8, 2016

Senate Advances Waterways Bill with Aid to Flint

Senate Advances Waterways Bill with Aid to Flint By Melanie Zanona – 09/07/16 06:16 PM EDT The Hill The Senate agreed to advance a $9.4 billion waterways bill on Wednesday that provides emergency funding for lead-contaminated communities like Flint, Mich. By voice vote, the upper chamber adopted the motion to proceed to the Water Resources […]