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Diarist RockyMtnHigh has written about the Clean Water Rule's long history. The EPA and the U.S. Army Corps released ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu May 28, 2015 at 01:44 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
This shot is actually illegal to take according to new bill. You can face a $5000.00 fine and up to a year in prison if you share your nature photography with the government, according to a new ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 146 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 12:30 PM PDT with 151 Recommends
I saw on PoliticusUSA that the Koch Brothers' problems with the IRS have a big reason behind them. They don't control it with their billions of dollars, and now they're about to be investigated for ...
by jgsf1987
Comment Count 146 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 05:14 PM PDT with 354 Recommends
Hurricane Katrina revealed the power of nature and the incompetence of the Federal Emergency Management Agency under Michael Brown . The storm shredded the Gulf coast and breached the levees ...
by DWG
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 04:13 PM PDT with 122 Recommends
Shortages of fresh water for human consumption and farming could reach crisis proportions in just 15 years, ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 10:58 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Can we have cider too? I like cider.
by hillbillyfairy
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 02:38 PM PST with 8 Recommends
One more new piece of evidence that everything you think you know about the Clean Water Act and the oil and gas industry from watching Gasland is completely wrong..... ... .ExxonMobil gets Clean ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 09:25 PM PST with 5 Recommends
This morning, jfried put up a diary requesting an ad to make Iowa voters think before voting for Republican wackanoodle Joni Ernst. Which is pretty funny, as I was, at that moment, working on this ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2014 at 01:00 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
Just a quick note of some news I've just seen from last Thursday. Natural gas exploration firm Range Resources Corporation will pay a $4.15 million penalty and conduct remediation to address ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 07:27 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
  September 16, 2014 Press release Erick Wright for Congress         If you are like me you do not like, nor care to be misled. I am deeply bothered and concerned with the position of ...
by Erickwrightforcongress
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 09:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Yesterday, House Republicans made their latest effort to weaken environmental regulations. This time, it was with a bill to prohibit the EPA from using a new rule proposed in March for policymaking. ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 07:44 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
Just a quick note to again point out that what you see in Gasland and hear from Josh Fox about the oil and gas industry and hydraulic fracturing being exempt from the Clean Water Act is hogwash.......
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 04:34 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
With a couple of decisions in 2001 and 2006, the Supreme Court managed to break the Clean Water Act by calling into question what Congress meant by "the waters of the United States." The existing ...
by Michael Brune
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 09:59 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Mahoning River John Caniglia, at the Cleveland Plain Dealer , reports : The owner of a Youngstown oil-and-gas-drilling company ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 138 comments on Thu Aug 07, 2014 at 12:27 PM PDT with 192 Recommends
Today, the House brought up several bills in suspension in order to finish off with some issues before the August recess. I would like to highlight one of those bills: H. R. 935. H. R. 935 would ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 04:42 PM PDT with 54 Recommends
It sometimes seems like the GOP wants to roll back all the progress made on behalf of the public good during the 20th Century - removing women's rights to make their own health decisions, ...
by RockyMtnHigh
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from CREDO Action regarding U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis (R. NC): North ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 01:13 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
This news release just broadcast by the Alliance for Great Lakes discusses important news on Great Lakes with some important political implications. This addresses actions by Bill Schuette, ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Feb 25, 2014 at 12:55 PM PST with 10 Recommends
In 1970 President Richard Nixon established the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and during his presidency saw the Clean Water Act (1972) and the Clean Air Act (1970) become laws. Today the ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Sep 20, 2013 at 10:56 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Diarist's Note: This is #3 in a series of diaries to address the Gasland conflation/fabrication bubble and to give notice to both Democrats and environmental/conservation organizations that ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 82 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 02:10 PM PDT with 1 Recommend