National Blog Posts

Protect our water from PFAS

The Least EPA Could Do on PFAS

February 14, 2019

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a plan that summarizes ongoing activity, affirms commitments the agency made in May 2018, and announces several new initiatives.

Let's Take Our Democracy Back

For the sake of our water, help fix it, now.

January 30, 2019

Why do so many Members of Congress stand by – or, even worse, pile on – whenever the Trump Administration advances another one of its reckless anti-environment giveaways to big polluters?

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Want to help make real change in 2019?

January 22, 2019

Start by Taking Charge of Your Change – a new way you can support the fight to Protect Clean Water.

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Capitol Building - Washington DC

Making Our Democracy Work Again

January 21, 2019

At Clean Water Action we believe deeply in harnessing people power to make effective change.

EPA office building

A Disrespectful Nomination

January 9, 2019

Today’s business –as-usual announcement is jarring given the federal government budget impasse and partial shutdown. “Partial” hardly applies to the current situation as it pertains to EPA. Nearly 95% of EPA staff in the Washington, D.C. area and around the country are considered “non-essential” and are not working