Senate Committee Approves Grumbles to Head EPA's Office of Water

Sanchez, Humberto
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/8/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31859, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee has approved the nomination of Benjamin Grumbles as head of the Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Water, which oversees the wastewater and drinking water state revolving loan funds (SRF). Plan of senator James M. Jeffords to block Senate action on the nomination until he receives information from the agency regarding the federal government's questionable interpretation of the clean air act; Role of the wastewater and drinking water SRF in providing low-interest loans to local governments and operators of sewer and water facilities.


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