Federal judge temporarily blocks new Biden WOTUS rule in two dozen states

By: - April 12, 2023 6:00 pm

The ruling for now blocks enforcement of a rule to expand what the EPA could consider “waters of the United States,” or WOTUS, under the Clean Water Act. (Courtesy of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.