House Committee on Agriculture Chairman K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) and Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee Chairman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule. This rule further obscures the original intent of the Clean Water Act (CWA) by significantly expanding waters subject to federal jurisdiction.
Chairman Lucas Giving Opening Statement at the First Farm Bill Audit Hearing
Jun 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 – Chairman Lucas gives an opening statement during the first audit hearing on farm policy. The House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management examined the Federal Crop Insurance program.