EPA broke law by using web to promote WOTUS, GAO finds

From Agri-Pulse

EPA violated restrictions on using appropriations for grassroots lobbying when it employed social media to promote the proposed Clean Water Rule, the Government Accountability Office said in a legal opinion

Application of the rule, also known as “WOTUS” for “waters of the United States,” has been stayed by federal courts, and language prohibiting the rule’s implementation has become an issue in the continuing tug-of-war over the omnibus bill to fund the federal government. Read the rest of the story here.