Senator Queries Delay In Reporting Violations About EPA Lobbying

(March 9, 2016, 11:47 AM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The chairman of the Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee on Feb. 26 asked the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) why the Environmental Protection Agency apparently failed to immediately report its alleged violation of appropriations law and the Antideficiency Act for its “covert propaganda” and “grassroots lobbying” in favor of the Clean Water Rule.

(OMB letter available. Document #95-160310-036X.)

In December, the Government Accountability Office issued a report stating that the EPA’s public relations campaign in favor of the Clean Water...
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