National Publications

Nominations For The Fifth Contaminant Candidate List (CCL5)

We appreciate the opportunity to comment to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on nominations for the fifth drinking water Contaminant Candidate List (CCL5). The undersigned organizations represent millions of individuals concerned with ensuring that the public has access to safe drinking water.

Capitol Building - Washington DC

The Clean Water Scorecard for the 115th Congress

September 18, 2018

As you’ll see in our Scorecard, Republicans in Congress have prioritized corporate polluters and campaign donors over the public every chance they have had. They have voted to slash agency budgets, undermine the science used to develop safeguards, and more.

Letter from 55 Groups Opposed to EPA's Do-Nothing Chemical Spill Plan

August 24, 2018

August 24, 2018

The Honorable Andrew Wheeler

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator

1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington DC 20460

Comments on Definition of “Waters of the United States”

August 13, 2018

On behalf of the undersigned 187 organizations and our millions of members and supporters across the country, we oppose the Trump administration’s attempt to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule and urge the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to withdraw this proposed repeal.

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Environmental Groups Oppose the Supreme Court Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

August 10, 2018

We need a Supreme Court Justice that will combat environmental racism and fight for environmental justice for all, regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, or income – not someone who will bar the courthouse doors on them.