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Maryland shows good environmental policy is also good politics

April 27, 2023

Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency agreed to increased enforcement over pollution entering the Chesapeake Bay from Pennsylvania as part of a settlement involving lawsuits brought by Maryland, neighboring states and environmental advocates. The proposed agreement is no small matter. EPA enforcement under federal Clean Water Act authority had clearly slackened under the Trump administration — both in the Mid-Atlantic and beyond.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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