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On Friday, November 5, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (H.R. 3684). This bill will provide nearly $1.2 trillion in funding for the nation’s infrastructure.

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On Sunday, August 8, by a vote of 68 to 29, the U.S. Senate cleared a final procedural hurdle to pass the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (H.R. 3684), which will provide nearly $1.2 trillion in funding for the nation’s infrastructure. Approximately, $550 billion of the total is new funding to be spent over the next five years. Sunday’s vote sets in motion the final vote to pass the bill late Monday night or Tuesday morning.

On Tuesday, August 10, the U.S. Senate voted 69 to 30 to pass this bill.

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On January 12, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a Federal Register notice finalizing the 2021...

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On Oct. 19, WEF filed comments on the EPA's proposed 2020 Financial Capability Assessment Guidance for Clean Water...

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On June 19, a federal judge in San Francisco denied a bid by a coalition of 18 Democratic...

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On April 9, Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY), Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, introduced the...

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Efforts to delay implementation of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule were invalidated by lower court....

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On Feb. 19, Supreme Court Justices agreed to hear a case over how to regulate groundwater pollution. About...

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On Feb. 14, the EPA announced an action plan to set a nationwide drinking water standard for two...

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Charlotte (N.C.) Water Director and WEF member Angela Lee testified during a Feb. 7 hearing before the U.S....

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On Feb. 6 at an event in Georgia, EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Assistant Administrator for Water...

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The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is preparing for a confirmation vote on Feb. 5 to move...

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On Jan. 25, President Trump announced a deal with Democrats to end the shutdown. Democratic Leader Chuck...

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On Jan. 24, a Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee spokesperson confirmed a confirmation vote will be...

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On December 11, the U.S. EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers proposed a new Waters of the...

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