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US Senate Disapproves Obama's Clean Water Regulation

America’s freshwater supply has emerged as the latest ecological battleground between the Republican-led Congress and the Obama administration. The Senate passed a bill 53-to-44 Wednesday disapproving the administration’s new rules aimed at protecting wetlands and waterways from pollution and environmental degradation. At issue is whether those rules, crafted by the Environmental Protection Agency, constitute a reasonable attempt to safeguard America’s freshwater supply or a massive...

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