The National Pork Producers Council and other groups late yesterday filed a request in federal court for a nationwide preliminary injunction against enforcement of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule.
Iowa was not one of the original plaintiffs fighting WOTUS, but a ruling Tuesday allows the state to join the fray. “The EPA’s WOTUS Rule imposes unnecessary burdens on Iowans,” Iowa Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg said.
Last Thursday, the Senate voted against an amendment that would have blocked the controversial "Waters of the United States" (WOTUS) rule. Introduced by Sen. Jon Hoeven, R-N.D., the amendment to the fiscal 2
National policy leaders are watching nuisance lawsuits, Sen. Mike Conaway told AgriTalk. Issues like gag orders and appeals are still unresolved. A judge change in the fourth case raise farmers' hopes of a fair trial.
Your property rights enjoyed a major victory when the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers announced in late June they would rescind the onerous Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule imposed by the Obama administration.