Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing: April 24, 2017

  • EPA Staffing Plans Take Shape
  • Executive Order Calls for Tougher Enforcement of Buy American Laws
  • Senate Bill Aims to Boost Emerging Contaminant Research
  • Countdown to Infrastructure Week: Water Utilities Urged to Participate
  • This Week In Congress

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Monday Morning Briefing: April 17, 2017

  • EPA Reform Task Force Seeks Information to Inform Regulatory Review
  • EPA Discontinues Select Climate Change Programs
  • Reminder:  Time to Prepare Your AMWA Management Award Application

Monday Morning Briefing: April 10, 2017

  • EPA Water Programs Face Severe Cuts Under Proposed Budget
  • Weather Forecasting Bill Sent to President
  • OMB Issues Guidance on “2 for 1” Executive Order
  • House Bill Seeks 5 ppb Lead Limit, Expanded Testing and Reporting
  • Senate Panel Approves Wastewater Integrated Planning Bill
  • Water Groups Express Support for WaterSense
  • USGS Looks at Long-Term Water Quality Trends for Nation’s Rivers and Streams
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: April 3, 2017

  • “Don’t Mess With Our Bonds” Coalition Takes Message to Capitol Hill
  • AMWA Members Featured In Time Magazine Article
  • House Approves Bills to Reform EPA’s Science Reviews, Advisory Board
  • Invitation Extended to AMWA Members for Joint Workshop on Resilient Utility Management
  • Executive Order Revokes Obama-era Climate Actions, Requires Clean Power Plan Review
  • AMWA to Host Webinar for Water Resources Dashboard
  • EPA Releases "Route to Resilience" Tool
  • Value of Water Campaign to Hold Webinar on Infrastructure Week Participation
  • Water For People Wins Social Engineering Award
  • Water Policy Conference Presentations Available Online
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: March 27, 2017

  • AMWA Policy Conference Focuses on New Administration, New Congress
  • New Bill Aims to Increase DWSRF, Standard Setting Flexibility
  • House Democrats Offer Water Infrastructure Proposals
  • Federal Court Rules Against Des Moines Water Works in Ag Runoff Case
  • VoW Campaign Issues Economic Analysis on Closing Water Infrastructure Investment Gap
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: March 20, 2017

  • Proposed White House Budget Includes Support for Infrastructure, Sharp Cuts for EPA
  • Climate Programs Severely Diminished in White House Budget Proposal
  • AMWA Testifies at Congressional Hearing on Drinking Water Investment
  • EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Keynotes AMWA Conference Next Week in D.C.
  • Pruitt Delays Risk Management Program Changes
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: March 13, 2017

  • Drones, Lead and Energy Efficiency Among New Topics at Policy Conference
  • Senator Offers Subseasonal Forecasting Bill
  • GOP Advances Bills to Overhaul EPA Science Procedures
  • Illinois’ Duckworth Named Top Democrat on Senate Water Subcommittee
  • Next Installment of Water Resources Dashboard Webinar Series to Highlight Precipitation Data
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: March 6, 2017

  • EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to Keynote AMWA Policy Conference
  • Clean Water Rule Blocked by Executive Order

  • Mixed Messages from White House on Infrastructure Funding

  • EPA to Hold Webinar on WIFIA Application Process

  • Executive Order Establishes New Regulatory Reform Task Forces

  • Zinke Confirmed As Secretary of the Interior

  • Innovation Webinar Recording Now Online

  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: February 27, 2017

  • AMWA Innovation Series Launches Tuesday
  • At AMWA Policy Conference, Lawmakers and Agency Officials Will Provide Perspectives on the New Administration
  • WaterISAC Address Ransomware Threat
  • INSIGHT Webinar Recording Now Available Online
  • AMWA Reiterates Support for Tax-Exempt Municipal Bonds
  • Call Scheduled to Discuss Army Corps’ Proposed Reservoir Policy Updates
  • EPA Publishes New Sampling Guidance
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: February 20, 2017

  • Key Water Legislators, NOAA Water Prediction Expert Added to Water Policy Conference Lineup
  • Pruitt Confirmed as EPA Administrator
  • AMWA Hosts INSIGHT Webinar Thursday
  • Stream Protection Rule Repealed
  • AMWA Praises WIFIA Rules, Urges Caution on Fees
  • Mayors Seek Support for Integrated Planning Bill
  • Register Today for AMWA’s First Innovations Webinar
  • House Democrats Present SDWA Reform Wish List
  • Congress, AMWA Observe Presidents’ Day