16 Feb '17, 9pm

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WASHINGTON (Feb. 16, 2017) – President Trump today signed a bill overturning the Department of Interior’s Stream Protection Rule under the Congressional Review Act. The following is a statement by Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council: “This frees Big Coal to bury pristine streams beneath toxic waste, pollute drinking water sources, kill fish and wildlife and scar the land. Our mountain communities will pay the price. “And the way President Trump and congressional Republicans did this—using the Congressional Review Act—not only destroys existing protections, but also could block similar safeguards in the future. “This bill is part of a broader assault on our government’s ability to protect the public. Other measures like this include the president’s illegal 2-for-1 Executive Order to eliminate existing rules, and extreme legislative proposals like th...

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