Advocacy News

September Marks National Preparedness Month Sep 2021
Federal Judge Overturns Navigable Waters Protection Rule Sep 2021
House Appropriations Committee Advances FY22 Interior-Environment Bill Jul 2021
House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Passes Wastewater Bill Jun 2021
House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Passes INVEST Act Jun 2021
U.S. EPA Announces Plan to Revise State Water Quality Certification Rule May 2021
Senate Committee Approves Surface Transportation Reauthorization Act May 2021
House Transportation & Infrastructure Republicans Introduce STARTER Act May 2021
U.S. EPA Establishes New Council to Address PFAS Contamination May 2021
U.S. Senate Passes Key Water Infrastructure Legislation Apr 2021
U.S. EPA Announces $6.5 Billion in WIFIA and SWIFIA Water Infrastructure Apr 2021
Longtime Serving Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings Dies at 84 Apr 2021
President Biden Introduces ‘American Jobs Plan’ Mar 2021
Bipartisan Water Infrastructure Bill Unanimously Approved by Committee Mar 2021
Marty Walsh Sworn-in as Secretary of Labor Mar 2021
APWA Supports Bill to Modernize Permitting Program Mar 2021
U.S. Senate Confirms Isabel Guzman as SBA Administrator Mar 2021
Senate Confirms Michael Regan to be EPA Administrator Mar 2021
Congress Passes American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 Mar 2021
Bipartisan Flood Legislation Introduced in the Senate Mar 2021
House Democrats Introduce Far-reaching Climate Legislation Mar 2021
U.S. Senate Confirms Cardona as Secretary of Education Mar 2021
APWA supports clean water legislation Feb 2021
Senate HELP Committee Advances Labor Secretary Nominee Walsh Feb 2021
Senate committee approves EPA nominee Feb 2021
Utilities Groups Lobby Congress for Support Due to Pandemic Feb 2021
Congressman Ron Wright Dies at 67 Feb 2021
Senate Committee Advances Education Secretary Nominee Cardona Feb 2021
U.S. Senate Confirms Buttigieg as DOT Secretary Feb 2021
U.S. Senate Confirms Alejandro Mayorkas as DHS Secretary Feb 2021
EPA Announces Advancement of PFAS Action Plan Jan 2021
U.S. Senate Committee Schedules Vote on DHS Nominee Jan 2021
Senate Commerce Advances DOT Secretary Nominee Buttigieg Jan 2021
Congress Passes Omnibus Appropriations and COVID-19 Relief Package Dec 2020
Congress Passes FEMA Revolving Disaster Loan Program Dec 2020
Future of Water Subcabinet Uncertain Dec 2020
EPA Issues Guidance on PFAS in Wastewater Dec 2020
FCC Votes to Reallocate Large Portion of Transportation ‘Safety Band’ Nov 2020
Learn About Traffic Safety During National Traffic Incident Response Awar Nov 2020
November Marks National Critical Infrastructure and Resilience Month Nov 2020
Congressional Democrats Skeptical of Clean Water Rule Implementation Oct 2020
Congress Approves Continuing Resolution Through December 11 Oct 2020
Apprenticeship Reauthorization Bill Advanced by Committee Sep 2020
APWA Supports Legislation to Improve WIFIA Program Sep 2020