Senate Deal on Chesapeake Said To Sacrifice Clean Water in Rest of U.S.

"A deal that secured Senate Republicans' support for a bill to clean up the Chesapeake Bay has undermined the legislation and could weaken water-pollution protections nationwide, according to four law professors who helped write the original measure."

Paul Quinlan reports for Greenwire August 25, 2010 (subscription only).


"Cardin bill undermines Clean Water Act" (Baltimore Sun)

"Cardin’s Chesapeake Bay Bill Passes a Step" (AP)

Source: Greenwire, 08/26/2010