Louisiana had argued in a recent federal court filing that the administration had improperly ‘weaponized’ a part of civil rights law in pursuing the investigations.
A ‘skinny’ budget bill was among the 78 Youngkin sent back to lawmakers.
For several years, Black residents of St. James Parish have lobbied the parish council and state government to do something about petrochemical plants emitting toxic chemicals.
An order sets 12 months for Ted Henifin to implement 13 projects for improving the system’s near-term stability.
The proposal is necessary to ‘stabilize the circumstances’ in Jackson as soon as possible.
The department filed a proposal to appoint a third-party manager for the Jackson water system.
‘I am here for the fourth time in one year because I want to hear directly from you.’
Years before people in Jackson were recently left without running water for several days, Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves claimed to have helped block money to fund water system repairs in the capital city. Reeves, a Republican, blames Jackson’s water crisis on mismanagement at the city level. The city’s latest water troubles are far from its first, and…
“These conditions are unacceptable in the United States of America.”