EPA “Waters” Rule Attracts Strong Reactions

The recently released “Waters of the United States” rule from the US Environmental Protection Agency has triggered cheers and jeers from political actors, and now looms as a continuing political issue in the Congress and potentially the upcoming electoral cycle.

Read MACo’s coverage of the new rule.

A partial review of social media reactions to the controversial expanded authority is below:

Click for MACo’s full coverage of the “Waters of the United States” rulemaking process and adoption.


Michael Sanderson

Executive Director Maryland Association of Counties