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Senate Finally Authorizes Aid for Flint, While House Ignores Americans in Need


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Senate Finally Authorizes Aid for Flint, While House Ignores Americans in Need

Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

WASHINGTON - The Senate passed a bill containing long-awaited federal aid for Flint, MI more than two years after the emergence of the beleaguered city’s water crisis. Action in the House of Representatives does not appear imminent.

NRDC is in federal court this week with Flint residents and the ACLU of Michigan calling for emergency action to give people in the city access to safe water.

Following is a statement from NRDC Midwest Director Henry Henderson:

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