Environmental justice advocates look to historic $3.5T spending bill for bold action

By: - August 24, 2021 7:40 am

The White House infrastructure plan called for $45 billion to replace lead pipes and service lines. That figure was in line with a March request from environmental groups. But the bipartisan bill included just more than $15 billion, about one-third of the original request. (Stock photo of low quality tap water from Shutterstock)

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