After Flint, Feds and Some States Speed Up Time for Notifying Public About Lead-Contaminated Water

View Newsletter in Browser https://marketing.erepublic.com/acton/ct/16245/s-1465-1702/Bct/q-0335/l-sf-contact-0013:10ac94/ct0_1/1?sid=TV2%3Aqp3rkshfu http://www.governing.com to Governing Magazine & Newsletters http://www.governing.com/subscribe?promo_code=newsletter on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/governing / Twitter http://twitter.com/governing / LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=54800 FEATURED STORY FOR FEBRUARY 28, 2017 After Flint, Feds and Some States Speed Up Time for Notifying Public About Lead-Contaminated Water http://www.governing.com/topics/transportation-infrastructure/gov-after-flint-water-utilities-one-day-tell-customers-high-lead-levels.html Before the new laws, utilities let residents unknowingly drink toxic water for months. ADVERTISEMENT http://www2.smarsh.com/l/9442/2017-02-02/95jzzs LATEST GOVERNING NEWS & COMMENTARY Potomac Chronicle Outposts of Rationality in Our Great Partisan Divide http://www.governing.com/columns/potomac-chronicle/gov-outposts-rationality.html U.S. politics isn’t all poisonous. You just have to leave Washington to realize that. LATEST WEB HEADLINES Health & Human Services Fact-Checking Indiana’s Claims About Its Medicaid Experiment http://www.governing.com/topics/health-human-services/khn-indiana-medicaid-claims.html Illinois Governor Wants to Expand Medicaid Managed Care http://www.governing.com/topics/health-human-services/tns-rauner-illinois-medicaid-managed-care.html Infrastructure & Environment Clean Water Rule on Trump’s Next Chopping Block http://www.governing.com/topics/transportation-infrastructure/tns-trump-epa-water.html Despite Trump’s Infrastructure Pledge, Governors Expect Little Federal Spending http://www.governing.com/topics/transportation-infrastructure/tns-trump-governors-infrastructure.html Politics Trump Administration Drops DOJ’s Opposition to Texas Voter ID Law http://www.governing.com/topics/politics/tns-doj-texas-voter-lawsuit.html Public Safety & Justice Can Sex Offenders Be Banned From Social Media? U.S. Supreme Court Will Decide. http://www.governing.com/topics/public-justice-safety/tns-sex-offender-facebook-north-carolina.html NEWS IN NUMBERS 9 Pregnant women who were told by Washington, D.C., that they don’t have the Zika virus when in fact new testing by a CDC lab later showed that they may have it. D.C.’s public health lab had been mishandling the tests for months. MORE http://www.governing.com/daily-digit/ WHO SAID THAT? “I understand why members of Congress don’t like [town halls]. But you know what? You asked for the job. Go do it." MORE http://www.governing.com/government-quotes Unsubscribe blog0032.aree345@mail.ulasu.com&newsletter=81″ >http://cms.erepublic.com/common/subscriptions/unsubscribe?email=blog0032.aree345@mail.ulasu.com&newsletter=81 | Opt out of all e.Republic email http://marketing.erepublic.com/acton/rif/16245/s-1465-1702/-/l-sf-contact-0013:10ac94/q-0335/zout?sid=TV2%3Aqp3rkshfu | Privacy Statement http://www.erepublic.com/privacy/ © 2017 e.Republic. All rights reserved. 100 Blue Ravine Road, Folsom, CA 95630. Phone: 916-932-1300