Gosar blocks amendment to strip WOTUS-banning rider from appropriations bill

Gosar blocks amendment to strip WOTUS-banning rider from appropriations bill
(EP News Wire, 07/08)

“Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) issued a statement July 8 after blocking an amendment to the Related Agencies Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2016 that would have removed a rider he introduced to block the implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waters of the U.S. Rule (WOTUS). […] ‘WOTUS is a terrible Washington mandate put forth by the EPA and this administration that will have disastrous effects and economic consequences for agriculture, small businesses, property owners, municipalities and water users throughout the country,’ Gosar said.”

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Jeff Small