U.S. House passes PFAS bill regulating ‘forever chemicals’ in drinking water

By: - July 22, 2021 10:24 am
Steny Hoyer walks down a hallway in the Capitol

House Majority leader Steny Hoyer (center) said that every House lawmaker should be concerned about PFAS contamination. (Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana Figueroa is a reporter in the States Newsroom Washington, D.C, bureau. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Ariana covered public health and chemical policy on Capitol Hill for E&E News. As a Florida native, she's worked for the Miami Herald and her hometown paper, the Tampa Bay Times. Her work has also appeared in the Chicago Tribune and NPR. She is a graduate of the University of Florida.

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