Monday, February 11, 2008

Overturning Bush's NO PROTECTION Policy

Over the past five years, the Bush administration and the U.S. Supreme Court have chipped away at protections for our waterways, especially smaller streams and wetlands, by defying years of precedent and narrowly defining the Clean Water Act to apply to only “navigable waterways.”

In Texas, U.S. Reps. Lloyd Doggett, Charles Gonzalez, Al Green, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Eddie Bernice Johnson and Silvestre Reyes have co-sponsored legislation that would overturn what we call the Bush administration’s “No Protection” policy.

Read more environmental news in the Environment Texas Winter 2008 newsletter.

1 comment:

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