NJ Attorney General calls on Congress to fully fund EPA


TAPINTO.NET – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced Friday that he has joined a coalition of state attorneys general calling on Congress to ensure that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is spared any spending cuts in the upcoming budget. The letter highlights the need for adequate funding of the agency to help ensure that states, including New Jersey, can fully enforce environmental laws that affect their residents.

Addressed to Senate and House leadership, the letter urges Congress to ensure that funding for the EPA is, “at a minimum,” maintained at 2017 levels and notes good arguments for actually increasing the agency’s funding …

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