News from Capitol Hill
Tomorrow, June 18 at 9:30 AM, the EPW Committee will mark up (vote on) and consider a number of key pieces of Clean Water Network supported legislation including:
- S. 787, the Clean Water Restoration Act;
- S. 878, Clean Coastal Environment and Public Health Act of 2009 (formerly known as the beach protection act);
- S. 937, Sewage Overflow Community Right-to-Know Act; and
- S. 933, Contaminated Sediment Remediation Reauthorization Act (Great Lakes Legacy Act)
The Clean Water Restoration Act is needed to restore the longstanding protections originally intended by Congress.
For more on S. 787 and how to take action clickHERE. For more on the other Clean Water Network supported bills (Clean Coastal, Sewage Right-to-Know and the Great Lakes Legacy Act) listed above click HERE.
Please make the time today and tomorrow to call your Senators’ offices to urge their support for the bills listed above. If your Senator (s) are not on the EPW committee urge them to tell their colleagues on the Committee to vote in favor. ClickHERE
to see if your Senator (s) are on the EPW Committee.
Thanks for your assistance at this crucial time! Your support is critical and much appreciated.
Clean Water Network