National Blog Posts

Corroded pipe with lead service fittings. Credit: Mike Thomas / Creative Commons

Denver Water’s Plan to Get the Lead Out While Protecting Our Watersheds

October 4, 2019

On September 6, 2019 Denver Water submitted its final Lead Reduction Program Plan to

EPA office building

EPA's appalling letter about water and homelessness

September 26, 2019

Today, in a blatant political attack, Andrew Wheeler told C

Clean Water Action staff

Honoring a lifetime of advocacy -- Gary Steinberg

September 19, 2019

On Monday October 28th Clean Water Action will award Gary Steinberg the Annual David Zwick Memorial Award in recognition of Gary’s decades of work for social justice and environmental protection. 

Lake Erie Algal Bloom - August 2015. Photo Credit: NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch

EPA misses the point on toxic algae outbreaks

September 19, 2019

Today EPA announced “See a bloom, give it room”, a contest for high school students to make a video that “promotes awareness of harmful algal blooms” and “how to spot and steer clear of t

Overturn Citizen's United

Let's End Citizens United

August 30, 2019

The Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision unleashed a flood. It opened the door to unlimited dark money into our politics. We’ve been dealing with the impacts ever since.

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The Next Dirty Water Assault

August 9, 2019

Today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled its latest attack on the Clean Water Act and protections for our water and communities.